Can my daughter/granddaughter sue for pain and suffering?

Question Details: My daughter and 4 year old granddaughter were at a major retail store when a gumball machine that should have been bolted down fell on my 4 year old granddaughter. Her leg was swollen but we found out later not broken. They gave my daughter a phone number to call about paying for her medical expenses.

Leigh Anne Timiney / Timiney Law Firm Answered 8 years ago | Contributor
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