Inevitable accident


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INEVITABLE ACCIDENT. A term used in the civil law, nearly synonymous with fortuitous. event. (q.v.) 2 Sm. & Marsh. 572. In the common law commonly called the ad of God. (q.v.) 2 Smed. & Marsh. Err. & App. 572.

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The one improvement that would reduce fatalities when the inevitable accidents happen would be mandatory use of life jackets, Gibbs said.
Delinquent writers, poor-quality photographs, great works that don't make great covers, not to mention the inevitable accidents of timing and context (i.
Such circumstances shall include but not be limited to, weather conditions, fire, flood, strike, industrial dispute, war, hostilities, political unrest, riots, civil commotion, inevitable accidents, supervening legislation or any other circumstances relating to Force Majeure.
Such circumstances shall include, but not be limited to, weather conditions, fire, flood, strike, industrial dispute, war, hostilities, political unrest, riots, civil commotion, inevitable accidents, supervening legislation or any other circumstances relating to Force Majeure.
Then bonfire night, with the inevitable accidents through fireworks and bonfires.
This is not the case and when the inevitable accidents occur, the "whatever will the neighbours think or the priest say" attitude makes the whole situation more difficult to deal with.
Lifeguards and boats will be on hand, however, to deal with the inevitable accidents.
Because of his feeble condition, I was forced to do things for him that I never dreamed I would have to do, including helping him to dress and cleaning him up after the inevitable accidents in the bathroom.
Beyond the holidays, RadioShack's "IT Happens" protection plan includes industry-leading features that will make sure those holiday gifts outlast the almost inevitable accidents.