148. Acts of employees.

The custodian bailee is responsible to the owner of the chattel entrusted to him both for the negligence of his agents or employees1, and for their acts of fraud or other wrongful acts2, provided that those acts were committed in the course of their employment3. Although such a custodian usually incurs no responsibility where an act of fraud or negligence is committed by an employee or agent not in the course of his employment or outside the scope of his authority