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AGO Opinions with Topic: LIABILITY FOR CIVIL DEFENSE ACTIVITIES
AGO 1957 No. 5 >  January 18, 1957
CIVIL DEFENSE - LIABILITY OF STATE - STATE - LIABILITY FOR CIVIL DEFENSE ACTIVITIES
CIVIL DEFENSE ‑- LIABILITY OF STATE -- STATE ‑- LIABILITY FOR CIVIL DEFENSE ACTIVITIES The state is liable under RCW 38.52.180 for the following: (1) Damages to private housing facilities or property, engaged by duly authorized representatives of the state civil defense agency resulting from the negligence or fault of refugees; (2) Injuries to persons or property caused by negligence of a civil defense worker engaged in civil defense activities; (3) Injuries to volunteers commandeered into service after proclamation by the governor of the existence of a disaster.
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