Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Negligence"

The meaning of "Negligence" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does Negligence depends on a breach of duty, whereas contributory negligence does not mean?
A: They are talking about two legal concepts: “negligence”, and “contributory negligence”.

They say that there must be a breach of duty for something to be “negligence”.

There does not have to be a breach of duty for something to be “contributory negligence”

Breach of duty means that one person had a responsibility or duty that they failed.

Does that help?

Q: What does negligence mean?
A: Negligence means failure to take proper precautions to prevent harm.
Q: What does negligence mean?
A: failure to take proper care over something.

Example sentences using "Negligence"

Q: Please show me example sentences with negligence

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A: Her negligence resulted in the death of her pet.
It was not evident that negligence played a part in this case.
Negligence of your work will result in the loss of your job.

Synonyms of "Negligence" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between negligence and carelessness ?
A: “Negligence” or neglect/neglectful can mean to ignore on purpose. “Carelessness” or careless mostly means to ignore, but by accident. Negligence is more negative. Most times, they are both correct!
Q: What is the difference between negligence and laziness ?
A: Laziness ≈ 怠惰: Not being productive, not tending to one's own responsibilities, etc.

Negligence ≈ 油断: failure to carry out an obligation. Negligence often implies others are hurt by this person's neglect of their responsibilities.

Examples:
Someone sits at home all day and does nothing but eat and sleep. They are lazy; this is laziness.

People inspecting an airplane don't report an issue with it, and the airplane crashes. Their negligence cost 100 people their lives.
Q: What is the difference between negligence and indolence ?
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: What is the difference between negligence and tardiness ?
A: Negligence is to do something wrong, when you know the right/correct way to do it. Tardiness is simply being late chronically.

Translations of "Negligence"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? how do you say negligence in different way
A: remissness,oversight...

Other questions about "Negligence"

Q: a negligence of his work
(it's like... he didn't care what he did) does this sound natural?
A: it's natural sound
Q: negligence does this sound natural?
A: From my area of the US it is "neg-le-gence"
Q: intentionally or because of their negligence, causing damage to the company, must carry on the compensation. does this sound natural?
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Meanings and usages of similar words and phrases

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