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    Angry Advice please ...

    Hi Guys,

    Just dropped my brother off outside Tescos, when I went off to reverse into a parking space a trolley pusher with a trail of trolleys had managed to get across the back of me. Needless to say, you can't see trolleys through your rear view mirror.... and crunch.

    It's damaged my non standard rear cluster! Now, I was so pi**ed of -I sniped about his trolley not being insured and left.

    When I got home I thought, hang on surely Tescos are insured for this??

    But I have left now; do I have a leg to stand on?? (happened at 19:00 this evening)

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    I would have thought you were at fault as you reversed into the trollies. If he was pushing them and hit your car while it was parked, then that would be down to them, unless they have signs in the car park saying they hold no responsibility to damage/theft from vehicles left in the car park blah blah blah.

    Probably not the answer you were hoping for


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    My Bro in law hit some at Asda and they were really good and offered to pay for damage. Go see someone in customer services, what have u got to lose?
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    Quote Originally Posted by GTE_LET View Post
    I would have thought you were at fault as you reversed into the trollies. If he was pushing them and hit your car while it was parked, then that would be down to them, unless they have signs in the car park saying they hold no responsibility to damage/theft from vehicles left in the car park blah blah blah.

    Probably not the answer you were hoping for
    Was already thinking this - I might just test the water to see what they say ... Thanks for the quick responses guys

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    Quote Originally Posted by DJAv View Post
    Was already thinking this - I might just test the water to see what they say ... Thanks for the quick responses guys

    J

    lol that both replies came from gals


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    It was a generic "guys"

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    As a previous trolley pusher cant beat a trolley dolly. Then yeah its a pain, but you should open your eyes n look before starting any manuver, side mirrors should of shown a line of trolleys behind you (unless there was like 1?) So unfortunatley its bite the bullet matey.
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    P.s. someone once tried to claim damages because he was driving the wrong way down a 1 way system and I continued to push trolleys out infront of him - He ended up paying for 3 trolleys to be replaced
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    last thing i would of done was snipe at the trolley boy and drive off man thats dodgey

    but i agree with mrs moon

    just try and pay for the damage a mean a trolley can cost that much they never work right and if they were expenive it would cost more than a pound to take one from the wee slots

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    Quote Originally Posted by Andy_888 View Post
    but you should open your eyes n look before starting any manuver, side mirrors should of shown a line of trolleys behind you (unless there was like 1?)
    Now that's where I was going wrong! Open eyes you say?? Genius!

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