Gross Negligence Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of Gross Negligence, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is Gross Negligence?

(n) Gross Negligence is the state of doing an activity where in the safety and security of other connected persons and property are knowingly disregarded. Gross negligence is a way of violating others rights. An oversight cannot be a gross negligence.