P.R. Laws tit. 31, § 5141

§ 5141. Obligation when damage caused by fault or negligence

A person who by an act or omission causes damage to another through fault or negligence shall be obliged to repair the damage so done. Concurrent imprudence of the party aggrieved does not exempt from liability, but entails a reduction of the indemnity.


—Civil Code, 1930, § 1802; June 9, 1956, No. 28, p. 86.