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Understanding Personal Injury Terms: What is Negligence?

Last updated 6 years ago

In personal injury law, one of the most important legal terms is “negligence.” If you are considering filing a personal injury claim, and you are curious to learn about negligence in the legal sense, check out this brief video clip.

A professional speaks about the four conditions that must be met in order for the defendant in a case to be deemed negligent. In addition to proving that he or she was injured as a result of the defendant’s negligence, the plaintiff must demonstrate that the defendant had a duty to exercise reasonable to the plaintiff.

If you have been injured in an automobile accident or while on the job and are trying to determine whether your injury was caused by another person’s negligence, a personal injury lawyer can help. To schedule a free consultation with a hardworking personal injury attorney in the Chicago area, call McCready, Garcia & Leet, P.C. at (773) 779-9885!


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