Hello. So if I read you correctly, you said that I can sue them for the 12 lost things. Most were inexpensive, but several are very hard to find and it will take a lot of my time to replace everything. And they damaged my $400 dresser. Can I also sue them for recklessy endangering myself, as in the following: When the moving truck arrived, my roommate was not there and I had passed out from little sleep and a lot of heat, so they had to wait 2 hours. The crew chief was furious. The total came to about $1400 and all I had in my account was $850. They had estimated less when we discussed it on the phone. He was so angry he unloaded only 5 out of maybe 30 or more boxes. None had my critical medications: my albuterol inhaler for my asthma (you know people sometimes get hospitalized for asthma), nor my 3 strong medications for my ulcers (you also probably know that people can get hospitalized for bleeding ulcers and even die). The nasty manager claimed that they had a total right to give me nothing since the bill was not fully paid, so they drove the remaining 25 boxes back to the Bronx, costing me another $800 for that travel time plus the redelivery.
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And, if I can, how much might be considered reasonable? please try the chat again if possible. thx
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we can try chat again – yesterday chat did not work out well for us but hopefully today it will
Unfortunately your damages would be limited to reimbursement for the missing and damaged items
The court would not permit compensation for your inconvenience
btw. the print is so small on the disclaimer that I have trouble reading it. I'm over 60 and my eyes are worse, and glasses cant totally correct it. But there is no way that they can be censured or liable for
how about the damage to the dresser? they knocked the back plasterboard wall off, and the middle drawer does not stay shut
The damage to the dresser would be compensable
It cost $400 ten years ago
you would be limited to the lesser of replacement value or cost to repair
Good. so I can claim it. The more items, the more their legal expenses, right? Let me accept this and we'll go on to the two other questions.
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