Why The Type Of Liability In An Injury Case Matters
Personal injury lawyers looking at cases are always focused on the question of the defendant's liability. However, liability doesn't work just one way in injury law. Take a look at how variations in the type of liability in a case and a state's laws can influence the outcome of a claim or suit. Negligence vs. Strict Liability At the overarching level, liability fits into one of these two categories. Negligence is a blanket concept that covers many types of omissions and actions.