Assessment Criteria AC 4.2
Apply the elements of vicarious liability in given business situations.
Below are questions pertaining to lesson 11. Please ensure to answer each question correctly.
1. What is vicarious liability?
2. How is liability in this tort established?
3. Distinguish between a contract of service and a contract for service
4. What defence may an employer use in this tort?
5. Discuss in one paragraph the effect this tort would have on a business.
6. Discuss the doctrine of ‘Respondeat Superior’.