Dacula, GA asked in Family Law, Child Custody and Child Support for Georgia

Q: I have a 24-year-old sister who's physically and mentally disabled. If she burned herself who would be held responsible?

My Mother files her as a dependent but does not legally have power of attorney over her. I am home most of the time with her and help take care of her with cooking and changing while my mom and dad work.

2 Lawyer Answers
Joseph E. Cheeley, III
Joseph E. Cheeley, III PRO label
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  • Divorce Lawyer
  • Buford, GA
  • Licensed in Georgia

A: No one would be liable.

Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV
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  • Divorce Lawyer
  • Atlanta, GA
  • Licensed in Georgia

A: I agree with my colleague. If she accidentally burned herself there’s nobody to hold liable for that.

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