Am I responsible for my child's negligence?

Am I responsible for my child's negligence? Generally, personal injury lawyers in Baltimore will tell their clients the answer is "no", which makes any parent whose child is about to get their driver's license, exhale, forcefully, with relief. This is not the rule in all jurisdictions [e.g. automobile accidents in Florida]. Knowledgeable personal injury lawyers in Baltimore are aware that parents may be responsible for damages caused by their children if the "encouraged" or "approved in advance" the conduct that led to the injury.

 

 
 

Black ice and personal injury lawsuits.

The American Meteorological Society tells us black ice is “a popular alternative for glaze. A thin sheet of ice, relatively dark in appearance, may form when light rain or drizzle falls on a road surface that is...

Property damage in personal injury lawsuits

The notion that there is a correlation between the dollar amount of property damage in a motor vehicle accident, and the severity of a personal injury has some logical appeal. If a car’s front end is smashed in, then the occupants would seem...
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