Reckless endangerment, punitive damages, criminal negligence . . .
These are terms that should concern you if you provide vehicles to your employees. The behavior and actions of your employees can have a direct impact on you and your business. You can be held legally and financially responsible for accidents and injuries caused by employees while operating your vehicles. How? Under the theory of “negligent entrustment” – giving or entrusting your vehicle to a person who is incompetent or cannot operate the vehicle safely.
Click here to read Zurich’s latest Loss Prevention Bulletin: “Negligent Entrustment”