What Is Duty of Care? - Definition & Examples


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The duty of care owed by an individual or a business is to use which of the following?

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1. What type of duty of care does a land owner owe to visitors to his property?

2. The duty of care is a standard in the law of:

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Individuals and businesses legally have the responsibility of duty of care. This quiz and worksheet combination will ask about the specifics of this concept and potential effects of disregarding it.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Throughout this quiz, you will be asked about these topics regarding duty of care:

  • Legal issues of not adhering to it
  • Different types
  • Presence in the law
  • Scenarios where duty of care arises

Skills Practiced

By using this quiz, you will have the opportunity to practice your learning skills, including:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related legal lesson
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding scenarios where duty of care arises
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the legal standard of duty of care

Additional Learning

To answer the question What is Duty of Care? - Definition & Examples, study the accompanying lesson, which will address the following topics:

  • Definition of duty of care
  • Duty of care as a standard in the law
  • Types of duty of care
  • Examples of this legal standard