What are the three knowledge tests?

What are the three knowledge tests?

There are three tests that can be used to determine whether a risk is reasonably foreseeable – common knowledge, industry knowledge and expert knowledge. In most workplace situations you are expected to identify and manage risks that require common knowledge and industry knowledge.

What is foreseeable future?

According to Merriam-Webster’s dictionary, the foreseeable future means “lying within the range for which forecasts are possible.” Cambridge Dictionaries calls it “as far into the future as you can imagine or plan for.”

What is remote damage?

Remote damages are damages from an injury not occurring directly from and as a natural result of the wrong complained of. They are damages of an unusual and speculative nature.

What do you call future generations?

Posterity is a noun meaning “future generations.” These people of the future could be your children and great-great grandchildren, or any people who are born after you.

What is reasonable risk?

A reasonable risk is any action, activity, or behavior that starts with careful consideration and results in taking a leap toward the edge of safety or danger.

What is the test of reasonable foresight?

Test of Reasonable Foresight According to this test, if the consequences of a wrongful act could have been foreseen by a reasonable man, they are not too remote. Pollock was an advocate of this test of remoteness.

What is the near future?

Very soon, within a short time. For example, We’ll be needing a new car in the near future. This term employs near in the sense of “close at hand,” a usage dating from about 1300. Also see at hand, def.

Is it foreseeable or unforeseeable?

As adjectives the difference between unforeseeable and foreseeable. is that unforeseeable is incapable of being foreseen or anticipated while foreseeable is able to be foreseen or anticipated.

How do you say in the future?


  1. after this.
  2. eventually.
  3. hence.
  4. henceforth.
  5. henceforward.
  6. hereupon.
  7. in the course of time.
  8. in the future.

What is a foreseeable risk?

A likelihood of injury or damage that a reasonable person should be able to anticipate in a given set of circumstances. Foreseeable risk is a common affirmative defense put up by defendants in lawsuits for negligence, essentially claiming that the plaintiff should have thought twice before taking a risky action.

What’s the opposite of future?

What is the opposite of future?

established previous
past preceding
earlier early
antecedent bygone
foregone foregoing

Will future uses?

1: We use the future simple with ‘will’ to predict the future. It is the basic way we talk about the future in English, and we often use it if there is no reason to use another future tense. We can use it for future facts and for things that are less certain. The sun will rise at 7am.

What is reasonable foreseeability?

What is reasonable foreseeability? “Foreseeability” refers to the concept where the defendant should have been able to reasonably predict that it’s actions or inaction would lead to a particular consequence.

How do you define future?

Definition of future (Entry 2 of 2) 1a : time that is to come. b : what is going to happen. 2 : an expectation of advancement or progressive development. 3 : something (such as a bulk commodity) bought for future acceptance or sold for future delivery —usually used in plural grain futures.

What is foreseeable?

1 : being such as may be reasonably anticipated foreseeable problems foreseeable consequences. 2 : lying within the range for which forecasts are possible in the foreseeable future.

How do you establish proximate cause?

The actions of the person (or entity) who owes you a duty must be sufficiently related to your injuries such that the law considers the person to have caused your injuries in a legal sense.

Will future sentences examples?

Examples of Will:

  • I will go to the cinema tonight.
  • He will play tennis tomorrow.
  • She will be happy with her exam results.
  • They will take the bus to the South next week.