“Ventilating” garlic

August 27, 2013

  • 354 Shipping
  • 354VII Carriage of Goods
  • 354k119 Loss or Injury
  • 354k132 Actions for Damages
  • 354k132(5) Admissibility, Weight, and Sufficiency of Evidence
  • 354k132(5.4) k. Loading, Storage, and Discharge.

354 ShippingEvidence sustained finding that carrier of goods by sea failed to use due care in ventilating a shipment of garlic, and that such failure rather than any inherent defect in the cargo itself caused damage for which suit was brought.
Daido Line v. Thomas P. Gonzalez Corp., 299 F.2d 669 (9th Cir. 1962)