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Missouri Negligence Laws

Explanation of Terms in Negligence Laws Chart

Code SectionNone
Comparative NegligenceIn products liability cases, comparative fault is an affirmative defense. Fault shall diminish damages proportionately but does not bar recovery (537.765)
Contributory Negligence-Limit to Plaintiff's Recovery-
Contribution Among TortfeasorsYes; §537.060
Uniform Act-

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