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Q: What is comparative negligence?

A: Comparative negligence occurs when both parties are comparatively negligent in causing an accident. For instance, if one individual is driving too fast in a rain storm and another is driving without their windshield wipers on just before an accident, this would be an example of comparative negligence. If both individuals fail to act as a responsible people would, the result is comparative negligence. 

 

 

 

 

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