Rumble seat lookout

July 17, 2012

  • 48A Automobiles
  • 48AV Injuries from Operation, or Use of Highway
  • 48AV(A) Nature and Grounds of Liability
  • 48Ak202 Contributory Negligence
  • 48Ak224 Passenger, Guest, or Occupant
  • 48Ak224(4) k. Duty to Observe Danger.

48A AutomobilesGuest riding in automobile rumble seat on cold foggy night with head covered with blanket held not contributorily negligent for failure to keep lookout and to warn driver concerning dangers of road.
Crawford v. Rose, 39 P.2d 217 (Cal. Ct. App. 1934)