Vicarious Liability is when a person is liable for another person's torts.
Acting within course of employment
- As long as the employee is acting within the course of employment, the employer would be held liable
- Employer may be held liable if employee does job negligently - Century Insurance v NRTB
- Employer may be held liable even if the employee was ignoring instructions - Limpus v LGO
Acting outside course of employment
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