Products Liability - WA
Insurance Continuing Education in Washington
2 credit hours
If purchased today, this course must be completed by:
October 01, 2023 (365 Days)
The product liability unit introduces the origins of product liability as well as the legal evolution of its concept. Significant terms are defined as the relevant legislation is introduced. Theories of recovery, such as negligence and breach of warranty are discussed along with their origins and their respective requirements for evidentiary proof. Definitions of consumer goods and common themes often found in product liability cases are also offered. Standards of responsibility for manufacturers and sellers are enumerated in terms of the legal definition of care. The concepts of proximate cause and privity of contract are considered in some detail. Finally, examples of court cases illustrative of these issues are provided throughout the text.
Rules for Washington Insurance Continuing Education
- This state allows for course material to be downloaded. Please note that not all courses will have content that is suitable or available for downloading.
- Exam is open book.
- You must review the entire course before viewing or completing the exam. Access to the comprehensive final exam will be granted only after reaching the final page of the course material where you will be provided a secure material verification code that will grant you access to the exam.