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Pallet May Not Be ‘Open and Obvious’ (access required)

A woman who tripped over a pallet that supported a doughnut display can try her negligence claim against defendant store; a Charlottesville U.S. District Court denies the store’s summary judgment motion claiming the hazard was open and obvious. Each of the cases cited by defendant to support a theory of contributory negligence has significant distinguishing characteristics ...