fellow-servant rule

[fel-oh sur-vuh nt]

noun

the common-law rule that the employer is not liable to an employee for injuries resulting from the negligence of a fellow employee.

Nearby words

  1. fellow feeling,
  2. fellow servant,
  3. fellow traveler,
  4. fellow traveller,
  5. fellow-feeling,
  6. fellowly,
  7. fellowman,
  8. fellowship,
  9. felly,
  10. felo de se

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