Q: Do I have exposure in a whistleblower situation in which the situation costs a loss of life if I do not warn the public?
I am aware of such a situation, and due to recent changes in a specific law, and there being statements by lawmakers stating that those that know about such incidents should be held accountable for not telling authorities, I want to know where I stand.
A: Morally you are responsible. Legally, it depends on your position and the type of company it is. Probably worth getting a confidential consult with an attorney who handles those matters.
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