Civil Code Article 217June 19, 2019

If the injured person has negligently contributed in causing or aggravating the injury, the court may reduce or release the amount of the compensation. "If the reason of a grave injury was unknown to the debtor and the injured person has omitted to call the attention of the debtor beforehand, or to avert, or mitigate the injury, the injured person will be deemed to be negligently contributed in the injury. "The provisions of the preceding two paragraphs shall apply mutatis mutandis to the situation when the agent of the injured person or the person performing the obligation for the injured person has negligently contributed to the injury.

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