extraordinary risk
A risk not normally associated with a particular activity.

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  • extraordinary — Out of the ordinary; exceeding the usual, average, or normal measure or degree; beyond or out of the common order, method, or rule; not usual, regular, or of a customary kind; remarkable; uncommon; rare; employed for an exceptional purpose or on… …   Black's law dictionary

  • extraordinary danger — Danger or risk of employment, not ordinarily incident to the service. See also extraordinary hazard extraordinary risk …   Black's law dictionary

  • risk — In insurance law, the danger or hazard of a loss of the property insured; the casualty contemplated in a contract of insurance; the degree of hazard; a specified contingency or peril; and, colloquially, the specific house, factory, ship, etc.,… …   Black's law dictionary

  • extraordinary hazard — One not commonly associated with a job or undertaking. If hazards are increased by what other employees do, and injured employee has no part in increasing them, they are extraordinary . Stone v. Howe, 92 N.H. 425, 32 A.2d 484, 487. See also… …   Black's law dictionary

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  • EXTRAORDINARY REMEDIES — Extrajudicial Remedies As in other ancient civilizations, the earliest method of vindicating violated rights under biblical law was self redress. A burglar at night may be killed on the spot (Ex. 22:1), life may be taken for life (see blood… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Marc Chagall — In Paris, 1921 Birth name Moishe Shagal Born 6 July 1887 (NS) Liozna, near Vite …   Wikipedia

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