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DRIVER. One employed in conducting a coach, carriage, wagon, or other vehicle, with horses, mules, or other animals.
     2. Frequent accidents occur in consequence of the neglect or want of skill of drivers of public stage coaches, for which the employers are responsible.
     3. The law requires that a driver should possess reasonable skill and be of good habits for the journey; if, therefore, he is not acquainted with the road he undertakes to drive; 3 Bingh. Rep. 314, 321; drives with reins so loose that he cannot govern his horses; 2 Esp. R. 533; does not give notice of any serious danger on the road; 1 Camp. R. 67; takes the wrong side of the road; 4 Esp. R. 273; incautiously comes in collision with another carriage; 1 Stark. R. 423; 1 Campb. R. 167; or does not exercise a sound and reasonable discretion in travelling on the road, to avoid dangers and difficulties, and any accident happens by which any passenger is injured, both the driver and his employers will be responsible. 2 Stark. R. 37; 3 Engl. C. L. Rep. 233; 2 Esp. R. 533; 11. Mass. 57; 6 T. R. 659; 1 East, R. 106; 4 B. & A. 590; 6 Eng. C. L. R. 528; 2 Mc Lean, R. 157. Vide Common carriers Negligence; Quasi Offence.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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According to the report, the securement devices product segments included in this report are arterial securement devices, central venous catheter securement devices, peripheral securement devices, abdominal drainage tubes securement devices, epidural securement devices, chest drainage tube securement devices, and all-site devices.
The Journal takes advantage of the annual Design of Medical Devices Conference (DMD) and its review process.
Code defines a tracking device as an electronic or mechanical device that permits the tracking of the movement of a person or object.
Session 1 on "Materials and molding," will include the following presentations: "Technologies for improved performance of medical devices," Daniel Behrens, Ticona GmbH, Germany; "High performance polymers for medical application," Dirk Heinrich, Degussa AG, Germany; "Medical mold making and molding," Silva Branco, Firstmolds LDA, Portugal; "Containment technology for medical plastics manufacturing," Joost Nieuwlaat, The Netherlands; and "Hot runner systems, production quality and beyond," Thomas Bechtel, Husky Injection Molding Systems, Luxembourg.
For most IT organizations, storage growth and the normal cycle of hardware and software upgrades create ongoing needs to move data and consolidate storage devices. However, data migration is typically a very painful process.
To transform this first microswimmer into a device that carries out a specific task in the bloodstream would require many improvements, notes Jerome Bibette of the French group.
"The benefits and cost savings of being able to ship the most important and perishable component of an artificial liver device - the cells - around the country without special incubator equipment would be tremendous," stated Arian Soheili, director of HepaLife Technologies, Inc.
"With the announcement of immediate availability of the low-cost starter kit and our A3P250 device, Actel continues to execute its plan to rollout the ProASIC3/E family, the industry's only true flash-based FPGA solution," said Martin Mason, director of flash product marketing, Actel.
JVC plans to release full HD projection televisions in Japan and North America that will make use of the new device and the company's neXt generation high-resolution imaging technologies.