Alaska Statutes.
Title 9. Code of Civil Procedure
Chapter 17. Civil Damages and Apportionment of Fault
Section 60. Effect of Contributory Fault.
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AS 09.17.060. Effect of Contributory Fault.

In an action based on fault seeking to recover damages for injury or death to a person or harm to property, contributory fault chargeable to the claimant diminishes proportionately the amount awarded as compensatory damages for the injury attributable to the claimant's contributory fault, but does not bar recovery.

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