ordinary care

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Noun1.ordinary care - the care that a reasonable man would exercise under the circumstances; the standard for determining legal duty
guardianship, tutelage, care, charge - attention and management implying responsibility for safety; "he is in the care of a bodyguard"
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Being more finely formed, better educated, and, though the youngest except Retty, more woman than either, she perceived that only the slightest ordinary care was necessary for holding her own in Angel Clare's heart against these her candid friends.
The affection which exists between these two - the master and the pupil - is as far removed from all ordinary care and regard, as the circumstances in which it has had its growth, are apart from the common occurrences of life.
Exercise a little ordinary care, you ivory-skulled young son of a gun.
The effect of the provisions of this chapter may be varied by agreement, but the parties to the agreement cannot disclaim a bank's responsibility for its lack of good faith or failure to exercise ordinary care or limit the measure of damages for the lack or failure.
This common law duty of a broker is codified in section 2-2201(a) of the Code of Civil Procedure (Code) (735 ILCS 5/2-2201(a)), which requires an insurance producer to "exercise ordinary care and skill in renewing, procuring, binding, or placing the coverage requested by the insured or proposed insured.
Plejecentret consists of about 70 ordinary care homes and special care department lawn.
4) The court appeared to abandon the original and longstanding method of reviewing the particular circumstances surrounding the amusement park ride and replaced it with a seemingly per se rule that amusement park operators need to exercise only ordinary care.
The Supreme Court of Illinois was asked to determine whether an insurance company's agent had a duty to exercise ordinary care and skill in procuring the specific insurance coverage requested by his customer.
One can think of gross negligence as aggravated negligence, involving more than mere mistake, inadvertence, or inattention, and representing highly unreasonable conduct or an extreme departure from ordinary care where a high degree of danger is apparent.
The article on criminal negligence requires that reckless imprudence is characterized by carelessness and failure to use ordinary care.
fails to use ordinary care, and ordinary care is that which a reasonably
This should get you out of trouble and should give you the skills to tackle ordinary care and feeding of all things leather except suede.