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THE AIMS OF TORT LAW

Loss distribution/adjustment: shifting losses from victims to perpetrators

Compensation: Through the award of (pecuniary) damages

The object of compensation is to place the victim in the position he/she was before the tort was committed.

Punishment: through exemplary or punitive damages.  This is a  secondary aim.

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