LAW 512-001 – Torts II

Premises Liability Table


Undiscovered Trespasser Discovered Trespasser Child Trespasser Licensee Child Licensee Young Child Licensee Invitee
In General No duty of care Reasonable care to avoid reasonably foreseeable risk Reasonable care to avoid injuring by an active operation Reasonable care to avoid injuring by an active operation Reasonable care to keep the premise in a reasonably safe condition
Patent Natural Hazard No duty of care No duty of care See also: Attractive Nuisance No duty of care Warn of or make safe Make safe No duty of care
Patent Artificial Hazard No duty of care No duty of care See also: Attractive Nuisance No duty of care Warn of or make safe Make safe No duty of care
Latent Natural Hazard No duty of care No duty of care Warn of or make safe Warn of or make safe Make safe
Latent Artificial Hazard No duty of care Warn of or make safe Warn of or make safe Warn of or make safe Make safe