In Wisconsin, a women is suing a large box department store for compensation for injuries incurred after a 50-pound appliance fell on her shoulder while she was reaching for an item.  She claims there were no signs on the shelves warning her about the hazards of retrieving an item from a shelf beyond her reach.  In another case, a shopping cart tips over with a child inside and the family sues the store for malfunction of the cart.  In other common instances, someone is hit in the parking lot while a car backs out of a parking space.  Do you take shopping at your favorite department or grocery store for granted?

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