willful negligence

willful negligence

Malpractice Provision of health care in an intentionally substandard fashion, the most serious form of negligence, which may carry with it criminal charges. See Malpractice, Negligence.
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There are some deadfall drop traps that are so blindingly obvious that being caught by one is an act of willful negligence.
Injury that results from an insured's gross or willful negligence is excluded.
July 6, 2016) FBI Director James Comey has come under serious fire since he announced that the FBI is not recommending prosecution of Hillary Clinton over her willful negligence in handling classified material on her unauthorized, private email server.
The first exclusion is for gross or willful negligence.
Prosecutors seek to charge Soma Holding board chairman Can GE-rkan and seven other senior officials with first-degree murder, while prison terms of between 32 months and 20 years are being sought for eight other company employees on charges of homicide through willful negligence.
In some circumstances, a complete "knock for knock" or an agreement for one party to take on all liability other than liability for gross or willful negligence is more appropriate.
Line of duty investigations are not always necessary, even when a determination is required because a Soldier has died or was injured--of course if willful negligence is involved, then one is required.
on Friday, accusing it of willful negligence that led to last year's enormous refinery fire.
The government is reviewing its systems and investigating GM to see if there were systemic errors, willful negligence or other wrongdoing, said Ambuj Sharma, joint secretary at India's ministry of heavy industry.
No claim for any loss or damage to consignment carried under this arrangement will be entertained unless it is clearly proved that the loss or damage took place due to willful negligence on the part of the Railways.
Talking to media here on Wednesday, he said that in past willful negligence was observed in connections with power generation, resulting in creation of energy crisis.
At the same time, they clearly articulate the shortcomings of evangelical interpreters, especially when regarding their willful negligence to appreciate the work of feminists (the fact that only three contributors to this book are women may indicate that even women evangelicals are averse to feminist hermeneutics) and seek to convince evangelicals that they need to utilize feminist hermeneutics in order to support the full humanity of women.