Good Samaritan Act

 

25-21,186.  Emergency care at scene of emergency; persons relieved of civil liability, when No person who renders emergency care at the scene of an accident or other emergency gratuitously, shall be held liable for any civil damages as a result of any act or omission by such person in rendering the emergency care or as a result of any act or failure to act to provide or arrange for medical treatment or care for the injured person. 
 
** Note:  Under the Nebraska Good Samaritan Act, if a CCC employee "volunteers" to assist someone in need of medical attention, the employee will not be held liable for any civil damages as a result of rendering emergency ca

 

Written by Lenore Koliha   
Last Updated on Thursday, 14 June 2012 20:48