Q: Can my employer make me pay for something as pretty as a broken liquor bottle?
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In general, New Mexico "tort"/"negligence" law makes a person liable to anyone whom he causes accidental damage - whether at work, or anywhere else. Whether it is worth anyone's time to file or fight a lawsuit over a broken liquor bottle is a different question.
This is not legal advice to you, but a general idea of the law. Whether and how it applies to you would depend on the details of your employment.
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