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fault

In legal medicine, failing to meet an obligation; a legal responsibility for a failed outcome.
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Signals at almost all main points are faulty or partially working.
Faulty white goods such as washing machines, tumble dryers and fridgefreezers are causing more than 60 house fires a week in the UK, an investigation by consumer group Which?
said the response to remove faulty white goods is falling short - with malfunctioning kitchen appliances causing nearly 16,000 fires across the UK since April, 2012.
Fire data obtained by the watchdog through Freedom of Information requests shows faulty washingmachines and tumble-dryers to be the most high-risk appliances, causing 35% of fires between April 1, 2014, and March 31, 2016.
Laptops of below listed brands can have faulty batteries:
A common issue is when traders say repair is the only remedy if goods are faulty.
This later ensures a detection phase and it can detect faulty nodes.
More than 100 million cars with Takata airbags, including around 70 million vehicles in the United States, have been recalled since news of the company's faulty airbags surfaced in 2007, making it the biggest recall in automotive history.
MARUTI Suzuki India is recalling 75,419 units of its premium hatchback Baleno to fix a faulty airbag component and fuel filter.
Returning Goods: UNLIKE when you shop online you do not have an automatic right to return goods purchased in store, unless they are faulty.
KARACHI -- Commissioner of Karachi, Shoaib Ahmad Siddiqui has asked the city traffic police to expedite its campaign against school vans as well as other public vehicles fitted with faulty gas kits.
Contractors and property owners may not be getting all they are entitled to from their property coverage in the case of faulty work-manship, according to policyholder's attorney TRACY ALAN SAXE, with Saxe Doernberger & Vita, P.