Negligent definition

Negligent means the failure to exercise ordinary care, and is the doing of some act that a reasonably careful person would not do under the same or similar circumstances or the failure to do something that a reasonably careful person would do under the same or similar circumstances.
Negligent means the omission to do something which a reasonable person, guided by those ordinary considerations which ordinarily regulate human affairs, would do, or the doing of something which a reasonable and prudent person would not do.

Examples of Negligent in a sentence

Negligent weapons and firearms-related incidents involving protective force operations/personnel (e.g., unauthorized weapons discharge, personal wounding).

Negligent Manslaughter: The killing of another person through gross negligence.

Negligent treatment or maltreatment of a child, including but not limited to the failure to provide adequate food, clothing, shelter or medical care that is likely to endanger the health or welfare of the child.

This Limited Design Warranty does not enlarge or diminish the Design Professional’s liabilities as the result of a Negligent Professional Act in the performance of professional services as defined below.

Non - performance caused by, or concerned with, the affected party’s  Negligent and intentional acts, errors or omissions;  Failure to comply with Indian law or Indian Directive; or  Breach of, or default under this agreement or any Project agreement or Government agreement.


More Definitions of Negligent

Negligent or "Negligence" - Except where explicitly otherwise stated, in addition to its common law definition, for the purposes of brevity the term "negligence" is meant to also include intentional misconduct of Baer employees to the extent their acts are within the scope of their employment.
Negligent and “Negligently” means failing to exercise the level of care that a reasonably prudent Club/person would exercise in such circumstances;
Negligent means a person when he or she fails to be aware of a substantial and unjustifiable risk that a result will occur or a circumstance exists.
Negligent means failure to exercise the level of care that a reasonably prudent person would exercise in complying with the requirements of this rule.
Negligent means a person should have been aware of a substantial and
Negligent or negligence means the failure of a person to do what a person of ordinary prudence would have done under similar circumstances.