Res ipsa loquitur,
Definition of Res ipsa loquitur:
The principle that the occurrence of an accident implies negligence.
A legal doctrine under which a person is deemed negligent if he or she is found to have had total and sole control over the circumstances of an injury, and the injury was only possible if the individual in question had been negligent.
How to use Res ipsa loquitur in a sentence?
- A claim of res ipsa loquitur will usually not succeed, or indeed be necessary, if there is any actual evidence about how the loss or injury was sustained.
Meaning of Res ipsa loquitur & Res ipsa loquitur Definition