gross negligence


gross negligence
A classification as difficult as any classification according to degrees of negligence. 38 Am J1st Negl § 43. Negligence characterized by the want of even slight care. Acting, or omitting to act in a situation where there is a duty to act, not inadvertently but wilfully and intentionally with a conscious indifference to consequences so far as other persons may be affected. 38 Am J1st Negl § 47.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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