What is Considered a “Reasonable Person” When it Comes to Negligence?
Jason Stephens | July 16, 2021 | Negligence
Most personal injury cases are based on negligence claims. A “reasonable person” is a hypothetical standard used to judge whether a person was negligent in such a case. Courts and juries will compare a defendant’s conduct to what a “reasonable person” might have done in the same or similar situation to determine whether the person… read more