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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The committee recommended that officers of HDA, WASA, SBCA, HMC, SITE and in some cases HESCO, SEPCO and SSGC should be taken to task for willful negligence, disregard to laws, rules and government.
'Innocent lives are taken away due to willful negligence by the State.
"Prima facie it looked like a case of willful negligence. An FIR has been registered against the hotel owner Shubendu Goyal," Randhawa said.
This is willful negligence and conspiracy to commit felony.
There are some deadfall drop traps that are so blindingly obvious that being caught by one is an act of willful negligence. One such is the gaping hole that is presented by the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) which wields an unusual regulatory power in that it has no capacity to directly impose sanctions but has a powerful capacity to influence those that do.
That bodily injury resulting from lead poisoning resulting from an insured's gross or willful negligence or caused by the presence of lead in a residential unit, including common areas in buildings built before 1978, that is owned by an insured and rented or held for rental to others is not covered.
(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.
As in the earlier exclusion, gross or willful negligence is excluded.
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.
Jose Mervin Coquilla, the warden of Compostela Valley Provincial Rehabilitation Center, was nabbed by communist guerrillas outside of his home for his alleged "willful negligence in the supervision of inmates and his direct and indirect, overt and covert participation [in] drug trade and drug use inside the jail," according to Ka Aris Francisco, spokesperson of the NPA ComValNorth Davao South Agusan Subregional Command.