Ethics, Law, and the Good Samaritan
If you are witness to a medical emergency, should you offer assistance?
To prepare for this Discussion, research the Good Samaritan Law for the state of Maryland. Find another jurisdiction with a different Good Samaritan Law. Consider how the two are divergent.
By Thursday October 20, 2016, post a 400 word comprehensive response to the following:
• What are the fundamental elements of the Good Samaritan Laws for the two jurisdictions you researched?
• How do they differ from one another? Be specific and provide examples?
• Do you think the law is clear and well written? Support your stance with examples.
• Are there any changes that you would like to see made to the law? What are those changes?