"We frequently apply this simple principle but guard against doing so simplistically." The act trades off an injured worker's ability to sue an employer in tort in exchange for the right of asserting no-fault liability
against the employer for an injury.
When they were developed decades later, worker's compensation systems substantially expanded that concept to create no-fault liability
for all work-related injuries and illnesses in return for limits on benefits and awards.
Our precedent supports this outcome and it is consistent with the public policy underlying no-fault liability
. Allowing six years for bringing claims against an insured but only three years for bringing claims against a self-insurer is both unfair and unnecessary.
'A No-Fault Liability
System must be set up to compensate families of those who sustained bodily injuries, or died after being shot by trigger-happy police officers.'
 However, Ken Oliphant, former director of the European Centre of Tort and Insurance Law in Vienna, Austria, correctly states that it seems that no-fault liability
schemes are back on the reform agenda internationally, even if only a limited number of countries have actually implemented such schemes.
In many of these cases, the determination of responsibility and thus liability has been achieved through the application of traditional principles of civil law such as tort and no-fault liability
for potential sources of danger.
The flipside of no-fault liability
of workers' compensation carriers for the consequences of work-related injuries and diseases is employer immunity.
Aspects such as the purpose of the Act, the rights of patients, obligations/responsibilities of the medical practitioner (who is the supplier of services and/or goods), no-fault liability
and recourse available for the consumer, are discussed.
The BJP had opposed the Rs500 crore cap on compensation terming it too less and also the no-fault liability
It fixes no-fault liability
on operators and gives them a right to recourse.
(58) Before jumping into the discussion of whether the contractual solutions for products liability are attractive, it pays to return to take note of the shifting valence of contract: at the early stages of the development of products liability, contract contained within it both expansion (since it was no-fault liability
) and limitation (since it was based on privity) of liability.
When negotiations between state officials and CSX to buy the Worcester-to-Framingham right-of-way bogged down, he initiated an effort by the full congressional delegation to persuade the freight rail company to rethink its insistence on a no-fault liability