International Encyclopedia of Comparative Law Online

Get access

I. Present Traffic Accident Laws
(22,264 words)

Volume XI: Torts | Chapter 14 (1971): Traffic Accident Compensation: Law and Proposals

Completed in July 1970

André Tunc

9. The purpose, division, and scheme of the present sub-chapter. – The purpose of the present subchapter is to provide a study of the present accident laws.

These laws may depart from the normal law of tort on two accounts: they may, to the benefit of the victims, impose a special code of strict liabil…

Cite this page
André Tunc, “I. Present Traffic Accident Laws”, in: International Encyclopedia of Comparative Law Online, Edited by: U. Drobnig, R. David, H. H. Egawa, R. Graveson, V. Knapp, A. T. Von Mehren, Y. Noda, S. Rozmaryn, V. M. Tschchikvadze, H. Valladão, H. Yntema, K. Zweigert. Consulted online on 22 November 2019 <>
First published online: 2018

▲   Back to top   ▲