[Tagging] access at own risk

Dominik George nik at naturalnet.de
Wed Jul 31 17:05:01 UTC 2013


Hi,

in that case, I am certain that noone will take liability for your actions anyway, be there a sign or not. The sign is only there to ease the load on the people who have to deny liability ;).

If the site has a private operator, though, ask them.

-nik

-nik



Volker Schmidt <voschix at gmail.com> schrieb:
>The signs I am referring to, are in Italy (South Tyrol) on narrow paths
>that allow you to walk around the ruins of two medieval castles. The
>paths
>are unprotected, like alpine paths (where I have never seen any sign of
>that kind).
>
>Volker
>
>On 31 July 2013 18:29, Dominik George <nik at naturalnet.de> wrote:
>
>> Hi,
>>
>> fly is right here.
>>
>> When it comes to snow cleaning, owners of the houses along a road are
>> liable in case of an accident if they didn't fulfill their duties.
>(At
>> least in Germany - some British court of law ruled this to be God's
>will if
>> I am not mistaken).
>>
>> However, I am not sure whether a sign is relevant here.
>>
>> So, I propose:
>>
>> - If in your country, a sign cannot change liabilities, do not tag
>it. The
>> access=* tag says it all.
>> - If the sign is legally relevant, use liability=no *and* the
>operator=*
>> tag.
>>
>> I could also imagine to use liability={user,operator} with a regional
>> default.
>>
>> -nik
>>
>>
>>
>> fly <lowflight66 at googlemail.com> schrieb:
>>>
>>> Am 31.07.2013 15:46, schrieb Volker Schmidt:
>>>
>>>> I am sure this has been asked many times before:
>>>> How do I tag correctly a path/track/road that bears the label
>"access at
>>>> your own risk"
>>>
>>>
>>> This is no access sign !
>>>
>>> It is posted for insurance reason because this way does not cleaned
>>> (snow plowed eg.) and if you happen to have an accident cause of bad
>>> conditions it is your own fault/problem.
>>>
>>> We need some other tag to express this.
>>>
>>> cu
>>> fly
>>>
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