60-2-9Degree of skill required of employee.

An employee shall use reasonable skill unless the employer has notice of the employee's want of skill before employing the employee. The employee shall always use all skill that the employee possesses, as far as required, for the service specified.

Source: CivC 1877, §§ 1140, 1141; CL 1887, §§ 3763, 3764; RCivC 1903, §§ 1459, 1460; RC 1919, §§ 1083, 1084; SDC 1939, § 17.0307; SL 2008, ch 276, § 14.