loss of consortium

noun

  • Health and Safety Law
  • Personal Injury Law/Tort Law

Definitions of loss of consortium

  • the loss of the benefits of a family relationship due to injuries wrongly caused by another person. The term is most commonly used when a husband or wife is no longer physically able to have sex.

    The plainitff sued the defendant for loss of consortium after the accident which caused the plainitff's paralysis.

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