Silicon Valley Business School

Torts: Negligence
Free Extracts from the Torts & Product Liability Course
Below you are free to explore extracts of the learning materials included in this course. If you're interested in educating yourself on these topics, we recommend that you review all these materials. If you're looking for a credential, please take a look at the certificate version of this course which will test your understanding of the materials and track your progress through the course until you have completed it and earned your certificate.

  • Video ~ Torts -- Negligence

PDF slides for the learning material titled: "Video ~ Torts -- Negligence".

Negligence describes a situation in which a person acts in a careless (or "negligent") manner, which results in someone else getting hurt or property being damaged.

  • Video ~ But For and Substantial Factor Causation

  • Video ~ Res Ipsa Loquitor
What is Res Ipsa Loquitor? This video discusses circumstances where a plaintiff in a negligence lawsuit may rely on the circumstances of an accident to prove that a defendant breached her duty of care.

  • Video ~ Negligent Infliction Of Emotional Distress

  • Video ~ Comparative Negligence

  • Video ~ Contributory Negligence

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