Can I sue Aaron’s furniture for giving me a used bedroom set that has bed bugs?
2 attorney answers
First, I did not know that you could buy used bedroom furniture from Aarons. Are you sure it was used? Second, you would have a great deal of difficulty proving where the bed-bugs came from. How do you plan to prove the source of infestation. Finally, even if you can prove the source, calculating your damages will either be difficult or not amount to all that much. I don’t give this case a good outlook but I wish you good luck and a bedbug free 2020.
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You should look at the paperwork and see if there is any provision that would prevent a claim or lawsuit, but I would think you can sue Aaron’s.
What you can sue them for would depend on what your damages are. If you’ve had medical appointments due to bed bugs, that would be part of your damages along with any personal injuries sustained and also the cost to clean your apartment or the furniture.
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