Form No. 6 - Motor Vehicle Tort Definitions

As amended through September 30, 2022
Form No. 6 - Motor Vehicle Tort Definitions

(a) The term occurrence, unless otherwise indicated, means the collision or other event complained of in the pleadings. (Standard Motor Vehicle Tort Definition (a).)

(b) The phrase in [a, the, or that] vehicle includes entering, exiting, and being in or on a vehicle. (Standard Motor Vehicle Tort Definition (b).)

(c) The term possession includes possession, custody, or control. (Standard Motor Vehicle Tort Definition (c).)

Adopted Jan. 18, 1996, eff. 7/1/1996.

Committee note: These definitions, in addition to the General Definitions, are designed to be used in motor vehicle tort cases.