Household services are the chores and tasks performed around one's house and for one's family, and may also include the care and helping of others within the household.
When an individual becomes injured, their ability to perform household services may be diminished. In these cases, the economic damages related to household services losses are determined utilizing the market value of these services. That is, costs to replace the services the injured party previously performed.
For example, if the individual can no longer clean their home, the damages may be calculated by determining the market rate of pay a domestic worker would receive for those same services.
Household Services chores and tasks include