Raleigh, NC asked in Personal Injury for North Carolina

Q: If a large can of tomato sauce was improperly shelved and fell and gave me a concussion, will the store be required to

pay for my medical expenses?

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1 Lawyer Answer

Tim Akpinar

Answered

A: As a general matter, it could possibly be. But in such settings, a store could also argue that another customer might have put the can back on the shelf in an improper manner. You could consult with an attorney in North Carolina to assess the expenses at hand, your injuries, the cost of pursuing them, and video footage or other evidence that might be available.

Tim Akpinar

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