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08:00 Feb 24, 2006
English to French translations [PRO] Law/Patents - Law: Contract(s) / Oil industry
English term or phrase:absent gross negligence
This is in the heading of a contract section: "absent gross negligence or wilful misconduct". An example is given: "negligent failure to use a tool correctly will not expose the contractor to liability for damage to the tool".