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" Negligence is the omission to do something which a reasonable man, guided upon those considerations which ordinarily regulate the conduct of human affairs, would do, or doing something which a prudent and reasonable man would not do. "
The Chicago Medical Recorder - Page 562
1909
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The Law of Agency in British India

Tindal Arthur Pearson - Agency (Law) - 1890 - 500 pages
...principal. from doing an act. " It is the omission to do something which a reasonable man, guided upon those considerations which ordinarily regulate the...something which a prudent and reasonable man would not do."1 The usual question put in determining whether there is evidence of negligence is therefore the...
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Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of ..., Volume 39

Montana. Supreme Court - Law reports, digests, etc - 1891
..."(1) You are instructed that the basis of this action is negligence. Negligence may be defined to be the omission to do something which a reasonable man,...regulate the conduct of human affairs, would do, or the doing oT something which a prudent and reasonable man would not do under the circumstances of a...
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The American and English Encyclopedia of Law, Volume 16

John Houston Merrill, Charles Frederic Williams, Thomas Johnson Michie, David Shephard Garland - Law - 1891
...cited is that of Ar.DERSON, B. viz: "The omission to do something which a reasonable man, guided upon those considerations which ordinarily regulate the...something which a prudent and reasonable man would not do; and an action may be brought, if thereby mischief is caused to a third party not intentionally." Blythe...
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Commentaries on the Present Laws of England, Volume 1

Thomas Brett - English law - 1891 - 1294 pages
...Negligence has been defined to be " the omission to do something which a reasonable man, guided upon those considerations which ordinarily regulate the...something which a prudent and reasonable man would not do " (l). But this statement must be taken with the qualification stated by one of the judges of the Court...
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Digest of the Law of Evidence on the Trial of Actions at Nisi Prius, Volume 2

Maurice Powell, Henry Roscoe - Evidence (Law) - 1891 - 1640 pages
...fraudulent concealment of the cause of action, vide ante, p. 648. ACTION FOE NEGLIGENCE. Negligence is the omission to do something which a reasonable man,...regulate the conduct of human affairs, would do, or the doing something which a prudent and reasonable man would not do ; and an action may be brought...
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Cases on Torts: Arranged for the Use of Law Students in Connection with ...

Francis Marion Burdick - Torts - 1891 - 384 pages
...to injury jj not to do so would be an " omission to do something which a reasonable man, guided upon those considerations which ordinarily regulate the conduct of human affairs, would do." (Alderson, B., in Blyth v. Birmingham Waterworks, 11 Exch. 781, 784.) The jury found that the plaintiff...
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A Treatise on the Law of Pleading Under the Code of Civil Procedure ...

Samuel Maxwell - Civil procedure - 1892 - 872 pages
...as to run against," etc., the plaintiff, whereby he was injured.1 Negligence has been defined as " the omission to do something which a reasonable man,...something which a prudent and reasonable man would not do."2 Sufficient allegation. A petition, which sets forth acts of negligence on the part of the defendant,...
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Reports of Cases Decided in the Appellate Courts of the State of ..., Volume 40

Illinois. Appellate Court, Edwin Burritt Smith, Martin L. Newell - Law reports, digests, etc - 1892
...is liable? The basis of this action is negligence, which has been defined by a high authority to be "the omission to do something which a reasonable man,...regulate the conduct of human affairs, would do." In a case like this, where it appears that both parties were equally honest in their respective views...
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Negligence of Imposed Duties, Carriers of Passengers

Charles Andrew Ray - Carriers - 1893 - 820 pages
...381; Gulf, 0. A 8. FB do. v. Butcher (Tex.) 11 Ry. & Corp. LJ 178. other person suffers injury.1 It is the omission to do something which a reasonable man,...which a prudent and reasonable man would not do.' The basis of liability in negligence cases is the violation of some legal duty to exercise care.' Although...
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The Liability of Railway Companies for Negligence Towards Passengers

Albert Parsons - Liability for railroad accidents Great Britain - 1893 - 196 pages
...Birmingham Waterworks Co. (a), viz:"The omission to do Something which a reasonable man, guided upon those considerations which ordinarily regulate the...which a prudent and reasonable man would not do." by wile's j Willes, J. has defined negligence as being " the absence of care according to the circumstances,"...
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