comparative negligence :
- n (law) negligence allocated between the plaintiff and the defendant with a corresponding reduction in damages paid to the plaintiff
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- Tiny Bit at Fault? It May Kill Your Claim
Contributory negligence and comparative negligence laws are intended to deal with situations where more than one driver has been found to have contributed to an auto accident. One type of negligence law could cut back any claim you make. The other could mean you get nothing.
June 25, 2013 - FOX Business