What Are Good Samaritan Laws?

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Good Samaritan laws differ around the world. Some countries reward the act of helping, while others fear of getting involved. So what are Good Samaritan laws?

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Liability under “Good Samaritan” Laws
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“Physicians treating patients are under a duty to provide care that meets certain standards of care. ”

Is There a Doctor (and a Lawyer) in the House? Why our Good Samaritans Laws Are Doing More Harm than Good for a National Public Health Security Strategy: A Fifty-State Survey
http://suffolk.edu/documents/Law%20Journal%20of%20H%20and%20B/Sutton-261-300
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“The United States is a nation that prides itself on its civil liberties and freedoms, yet it is also evident that responsibilities must play an important role in this balance.”

The Duty to Rescue: A Reexamination and Proposal
http://scholarship.law.wm.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=2168&context=wmlr&sei-redir=1&referer=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.google.com%2Furl%3Fq%3Dhttp%253A%252F%252Fscholarship.law.wm.edu%252Fcgi%252Fviewcontent.cgi%253Farticle%253D2168%2526context%253Dwmlr%26sa%3DD%26sntz%3D1%26usg%3DAFQjCNFJag1t3acAUDV-iX2C_foFWYeQWg#search=%22http%3A%2F%2Fscholarship.law.wm.edu%2Fcgi%2Fviewcontent.cgi%3Farticle%3D2168%26context%3Dwmlr%22
“From time to time, national attention is drawn to the issue of a legal duty to assist those in distress.”

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