Chabad Knowledge Base
Four Prototypes of Damages
The: There are four categories of damages in Torah law: 1) "The animal" – damage caused by one's possessions; 2) "The pit" – damage caused by negligence; 3) "The man" – damage caused by direct action; 4) "The fire": damage caused by failure to control potentially destructive forces.
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