§ 29-28-101 Short title
§ 29-28-102 Definitions
§ 29-28-103 Limitation of actions — Exception
§ 29-28-104 Compliance with government standards — Rebuttable presumption
§ 29-28-105 Determination of defective or dangerous condition
§ 29-28-106 Seller’s liability
§ 29-28-107 Complaint — Statement of damages
§ 29-28-108 Product altered or abnormally used

Terms Used In Tennessee Code > Title 29 > Chapter 28

  • Age of majority: means eighteen (18) years of age or older. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105
  • Code: includes the Tennessee Code and all amendments and revisions to the code and all additions and supplements to the code. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105
  • Defective condition: means a condition of a product that renders it unsafe for normal or anticipatable handling and consumption. See Tennessee Code 29-28-102
  • Manufacturer: means the designer, fabricator, producer, compounder, processor or assembler of any product or its component parts. See Tennessee Code 29-28-102
  • Person: includes a corporation, firm, company or association. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105
  • Product: means any tangible object or goods produced. See Tennessee Code 29-28-102
  • Product liability action: includes , but is not limited to, all actions based upon the following theories: strict liability in tort. See Tennessee Code 29-28-102
  • Property: includes both personal and real property. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105
  • Seller: includes a retailer, wholesaler, or distributor, and means any individual or entity engaged in the business of selling a product, whether such sale is for resale, or for use or consumption. See Tennessee Code 29-28-102
  • State: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the several territories of the United States. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105
  • Unreasonably dangerous: means that a product is dangerous to an extent beyond that which would be contemplated by the ordinary consumer who purchases it, with the ordinary knowledge common to the community as to its characteristics, or that the product because of its dangerous condition would not be put on the market by a reasonably prudent manufacturer or seller, assuming that the manufacturer or seller knew of its dangerous condition. See Tennessee Code 29-28-102
  • Year: means a calendar year, unless otherwise expressed. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105