Where the subject on which the risk is to be bestowed belongs to the employer, the risk is with the employer, according to the rule, Res perit domino. ... Such is the case of repairs to a ship, which is burnt before being finished. As to printera#39;s work burnt in the printing-office, usage has been held to alter the general rule. Ibid.
|Title||:||Treatise on the Law of Scotland Relative to Master and Servant and Master and Apprentice|
|Author||:||Thomas Baird (Of Perth)|