MINOT, N.D. (AP) — Menard, Inc. is appealing a jury award to a woman who was injured when she fell over a flatbed cart at its store in Minot, North Dakota.
A jury last year awarded nearly $40,000 to Darlene Johnson, plus about $145,000 in attorney’s fees in a civil lawsuit against the home improvement chain, based in Eau Claire, Wisconsin.
According to the complaint in the case, Johnson went to Menards in May 2013 to exchange a floor vent. She stopped at the customer service desk to ask about exchanging the item.
As Johnson turned to leave, she fell onto the flatbed cart that had been left in the walking area beside the service desk, Minot Daily News reported.
Johnson cracked seven teeth which required extensive dental work, including root canals and bridges.
Her attorneys argued Menards was at fault for not keeping the walking area free of
Woman accidentally washes her sink in hand sanitiser and the game-changing mistake has left her kitchen taps gleaming
A WOMAN has shared how she accidentally washed her sink with hand sanitiser and the game-changing mistake has left her taps gleaming.
Emma Ramsey, from Essex, said she now swears by using the anti-bacterial gel and says it works better than any cleaning products she had tried in the past.
Taking to Facebook, she shared some before and after photos of her sink, which she said now looks “sparkly.”
She wrote on the group Family Lockdown Tips & Ideas: “**CLEANING HACK**.
“So, I stumbled upon this completely by accident the other day when washing my hands with anti bacterial hand-wash in the bathroom basin.
“I quickly washed the basin out smothering it in anti bac hand-wash and noticed how sparkly the taps were and still are!