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How Is Fault Determined In A Maryland Auto Accident Case?

The rules of the road and general negligence principles are utilized. 



In Maryland,  fault is going to be determined utilizing principles of general negligence and also the rules of the road. A judge or a jury would need to determine by a preponderance of the evidence that someone's misconduct, either an act of negligence or a violation of one of the rules of the road caused or contributed to a motor vehicle accident and that someone was injured by that.

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Eric T Kirk

After graduating with honors from Albany Law School in New York, Eric Kirk has spent most of his 25 year legal career battling insurance companies to secure fair and just compensation for his clients in Maryland, New York, and Florida.