Emergency Law Inventory | Full Law Text

Law Number

Va. Code Ann. 44-146.23(D)

Summary Title

Liability: Maintenance or Repair of Devices or Equipment


When an emergency declaration is in effect, an individual who, without compensation and with prior approval, provides maintenance service to electronic devices or equipment will not be held legally responsible for injury, death, or damage to the inherently defective property serviced by the individual.

Full Title

Immunity from liability

Full Text

D. No person, firm or corporation which gratuitously services or repairs any electronic devices or equipment under the provisions of this section after having been approved for the purposes by the State Coordinator shall be liable for negligently causing the death of, or injury to, any person or for the loss of, or damage to, the property of any person resulting from any defect or imperfection in any such device or equipment so gratuitously serviced or repaired.