Asked in Contracts, Small Claims and Civil Litigation for Georgia

Q: Can I sue?

I had a storage unit that was broken into. You can only get in and out of the storage with a passcode. Even with the insurance I had; it won’t cover what I lost.

1 Lawyer Answer
Sabrina A. Parker
Sabrina A. Parker
  • Atlanta, GA
  • Licensed in Georgia

A: Not sure why the insurance is not covering the loss, but it could be that you didn't have enough coverage for the items. Nevertheless, it's unlikely you will be able to recover from the storage company unless you can show that there have been break-ins and the storage company knew or should have known that this was likely to occur and failed to take additional measures to protect the premises (i.e., added security measures).

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