Essays about: "duty of care"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 23 essays containing the words duty of care.

  1. 1. Bridging the Accountability Gap - A study of the civil liability of parent companies for business-related human rights abuse in Sweden, France and the United Kingdom

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Henna Kjellberg; [2019]
    Keywords : civil law; company law; international human rights law; tort law; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The lack of accountability for human rights violations arising out of the activities of multinational enterprises has been identified as a key impediment to the fulfillment of universal human rights and the corresponding access to remedy for victims. However, the last couple of years have witnessed an increasing movement to bridge the accountability gap on the national and international level. READ MORE

  2. 2. Voices of Female Youths Living with HIV/AIDS on their Experiences regarding access and Utilisation of Contraceptives: A case of Kawempe Division Kampala City, Uganda.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Brenda Nanyonga; [2018-07-17]
    Keywords : HIV AIDS; contraception; access to contraceptives; utilisation of contraceptives; experiences of FYLWHA.;

    Abstract : This study aimed at documenting experiences of FYLWHA regarding their access and utilisation of contraceptives with reference to Kawempe division of Kampala city-Uganda. Basically the study was guided by three objectives i.e. READ MORE

  3. 3. Implementation of the Rotterdam Rules - Carrier’s obligations and liabilities

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Karl Lindström; [2018]
    Keywords : International private law; sjörätt; Rotterdam; Law; Carrier; Shipper; Liability; Obligations; Swedish; Maritime; Code; Hague; Rules; Hague-Visby; Hamburg; Ratification; application; transporträtt; utrikeshandelsrätt; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The carrier has historically been strictly liable for all damage to the cargo carried, with the exception of acts of God and war. This changed during the late 1800’s and early 1900’s when the carriers began to limit their liabilities in the contract of carriage. READ MORE

  4. 4. Design and Implementation of a Strategy for Path Tracking on Autonomous Heavy-Duty Vehicles

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Fordonssystem; Linköpings universitet/Fordonssystem

    Author : Oscar Törnroth; Truls Nyberg; [2018]
    Keywords : Control Engineering; Control Architecture; Autonomous Vehicles; Heavy-Duty Vehicles; Motion Control; Path Tracking; Curvature Tracking; Lateral Control; Steering Systems; Feedforward Control Systems; System Identification; Understeering;

    Abstract : In this thesis, a combined feedforward and feedback controller for improved path tracking on autonomous heavy-duty vehicles is designed and implemented. The steering wheel is controlled in order to follow a reference curvature, computed by a higher-level MPC, responsible for minimizing the distance to a planned path. READ MORE

  5. 5. The transmission and replication of security practices in development research: A case study of the Busara Center for Behavioral Economics

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Thomas Wein; [2018]
    Keywords : development; communication; security; practices; narratives; research;

    Abstract : This project investigates how the everyday practices and supporting narratives surrounding personal security for development researchers in Nairobi, Kenya, are communicated, transmitted and replicated among the community of practice. Everyday practices affect development, but are understudied. READ MORE