Florida’s Good Samaritan Law: Can You Be Held Liable for Making the Victim’s Injury Worse?
Imagine the following situation. You are on your way to work when you witness a devastating vehicle accident. Your first thought is to rush to the victim’s aid because you cannot just stand there and watch or go about your business. However, you may begin to have second thoughts due to the fear of being held responsible if you aggravate the victim’s injury or make things worse. Luckily, Florida enacted a Good Samaritan law that provides immunity to those who