Validators can suffer from “Slashing”, a punishment for their bad behaviors, such as double sign and/or instability. Slashed validiators are shown as "in jail" Such loss will not be shared by their delegators.
Slashing is a punitive function that is triggered by a validator ’s bad actions. Getting slashed is losing self delegation of a validator. Validators will be slashed for the actions below:
1. Going offline or unable to communicate with the network.
offline Jailed time: 2 days. A validator can only unjail 2 days later after it has been jailed
offline slashing amount: 50BNB