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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 Relating to Waters, Sea, Tidal, and Inland

Henry John Wastell Coulson, Urquhart Atwell Forbes - Collisions at sea - 1880 - 748 pages
...Negligence " Negligence is the omission to do something which ae Q ' " reasonable man, guided upon those considerations which " ordinarily regulate the...affairs, would " do ; or doing something which a prudent or reasonable " man would not do." Ignorance of the existence of a cause of mischief has, moreover,...
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Southern Law Review and Chart of the Southern Law and Collection Union, Volume 6

Law - 1881
...conclusion ? Let us go back for a moment to first principles. " Negligence has been defined to be ' the omission to do something which a reasonable man,...which a prudent and reasonable man would not do.' 5 It must be determined, in all cases, by reference to the situation and knowledge of the parties,...
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The Southern Law Review, Volume 6

Law - 1881
...conclusion ? Let us go back for a moment to first principles. " Negligence has been defined to be ' the omission to do something which a reasonable man,...which a prudent and reasonable man would not do.' 5 It must be determined, in all cases, by reference to the situation and knowledge of the parties,...
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Pacific Coast Law Journal: Containing All the Decisions of the ..., Volume 6

Law - 1881
...to by the learned counsel for the appellant. But negligence is a relative term, and is defined to be "the omission to do something which a reasonable man,...affairs, would do, or doing something which a prudent or reasonable man would not do. Moreover, it is not absolute or intrinsic, but always relates to some...
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Proceedings of the Annual Session of the Bar Association of Tennessee

Tennessee Bar Association - Bar associations - 1889
...to a definition is that it consists in the omission to do something which a reasonable and prudent man, guided by those considerations which ordinarily...regulate the conduct of human affairs, would do, or the doing of something which such a man would not do, under all the circumstances of the particular...
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The Law of the Employers' Liability: For the Negligence of Servants Causing ...

Thomas Beven - Employers' liability - 1881 - 134 pages
...Negligence," says Alderson, B., (h) " 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 the doing something which a prudent and reasonable man would not do." In Degg v. Midland Railway Company...
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A Dictionary of English Law: Containing Definitions of the Technical Terms ...

Charles Sweet - Law - 1882 - 914 pages
...bailor, the bailee is only liable for gross negligence.' Ordinary negligence is the want of that care which a reasonable man, guided by those considerations...ordinarily regulate the conduct of human affairs, would presumably have exercised under the circumstances of the particular case ;s and slight negligence is...
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The American and English Railroad Cases: A Collection of All Cases in the ...

Lawrence Lewis, Adelbert Hamilton, John Houston Merrill, William Mark McKinney, James Manford Kerr, John Crawford Thomson - Railroad law - 1882
...1881.) Negligence is the omission to do something which a reasonable man, guided by those circumstances which ordinarily regulate the conduct of human affairs, would do, or doing something which a reasonable and prudent man would not do. Common carriers of passengers are required to do all that...
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The Supreme Court Reporter, Volume 24

Law reports, digests, etc - 1904
...LJ Exch. NS 213 : " 'Negligence is 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,' provided, of course, that the party whose conduct is in question is already in a situation that brings...
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The American and English Railroad Cases: A Collection of All the Railroad ...

Lawrence Lewis, Adelbert Hamilton, John Houston Merrill, William Mark McKinney, James Manford Kerr, John Crawford Thomson - Railroad law - 1883
...11 Exch. 784, " is the omission to do something which a reasonable man, guided upon those ordinary considerations which ordinarily regulate the conduct...which a prudent and reasonable man would not do." See Railroad Co. v. Jones, 95 US (5 Otto), 439. Or, according to the more terse definition of this...
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