After working its way through the appellate court system for almost a decade, the Supreme Court of Georgia made an important decision in Ogletree v. Navistar International Transportation Corp. by rejecting the "open and obvious" danger rule in products liability cases and the absolute defense it provided.
Sizemore, Richard L.
"Ogletree v. Navistar International Transportation Corp.: The Demise of the "Open and Obvious Danger" Defense,"
Mercer Law Review: Vol. 50:
2, Article 8.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.law.mercer.edu/jour_mlr/vol50/iss2/8