Posted By Law Offices of Thomas J. Murphy
Pennsylvania is a Comparative Negligence State. Pennsylvania's Comparative Negligence Act allows an injured person to recover against all negligent defendant(s) whose combined negligence totals 50% or greater. See 42 P.S. § 7102. In every negligence case, a Pennsylvania court after hearing the evidence will apportion 100 percentage points of negligence among all the parties, including the ...