- The responsible behavior expected from a person, considering the safety of others, in a certain situation. Failure to exercise this can be seen as negligence
- While driving, he failed to exercise due care by not stopping at the red light.
- The store owner was accused of not taking due care to clean the slippery floor which resulted in a customer falling.
- The construction company was found liable for not showing due care in ensuring safety measures, causing an accident on site.