abnormally dangerous activity

Definition of "abnormally dangerous activity"
  1. An unsuitable action for an area, that despite taking appropriate precautions, still presents a high risk of harm. The benefit of this action to the community in the region doesn't outweigh the potential for damage
How to use "abnormally dangerous activity" in a sentence
  1. Building a nuclear power plant in a residential area would be considered an abnormally dangerous activity because the risk outweighs the possible benefits.
  2. Storing toxic chemicals in a densely populated neighborhood is an abnormally dangerous activity due to the high risk involved.
  3. Conducting explosives testing near schools and hospitals can be classified as an abnormally dangerous activity because of the high potential for harm.

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