LAW 511-002 – Torts I
To achieve rescuer status one must demonstrate:
- The defendant was negligent to the person rescued and such negligence cause the peril or appearance of peril to the person rescued.
- The peril or appearance of peril was imminent.
- A reasonably prudent person would have concluded such peril or appearance of peril existed.
- The rescuer acted with reasonable care in effectuating the rescue.