Trampoline was tucked in corner of garden, surrounded on three sides and weighted down with sandbags but the winds were freakishly strong that night. My neighbors have a very heavy trampoline. Fail. ... On April 5, out town had a bit of wind which caused my neighbors trampoline to blow over and on top of mine & my neighbor's cars. One of the residents in the street helped me tie the tramp to a tree before it could cause any further damage. During a recent week when we were experiencing high winds and high wind advisories over a period of several days, my neighbor's trampoline moved several feet across their yard, toward our fence. Where do I stand legally with my neighbours trampoline causing damage to my property? During violent storms my trampoline flew out of my garden causing substantial damage to a nearby parked car. The owner claims I am responsible for the repair costs. Actually I'm not even sure if I should call the damage "dings"--the paint has chipped off at several places and the metal body actually has indented where she (my neighbor) hit with the edge of her car door. Neighbors Trampoline Damaged Car. Imagine a thread pops up 'my trampoline damaged a neighbours house and wants to me to pay, what can i do' lol. On a windy day last week, our neighbor's full size trampoline flew into our yard and landed against my wife's car parked in our driveway. We had bad wind the night before last and our neighbor across the street had his trampoline blown into my yard and into my car and my neighbors car and house. Our shared fence was damaged as well .Is he responsible for the damage? The neighbor retrieved the trampoline without bothering to inform us of the incident. That doesn't make any sense, to me. It caused a significant amount of damange. The details. She drove over the section and damaged her car. My neighbor's trampoline hit my house during a storm, they are liable for the damage, right? 2 weeks ago in a wind storm my next door neighbors trampoline cleared our fence, blew across my yard and smashed into my car. Now the owners are saying that their home owners insurance doesn't cover it due to the "Act Of God" clause. Moreover, since I rarely drive my car, it is almost always parked in my apartment garage. During the recent high winds, our trampoline broke free, somersaulted our 6ft fence and damaged a nearby neighbour's vehicle. In the storm, the wind kicked up to 60 MPH, and threw the trampoline over my truck. Hi all, I have a question. The neighbor on the other side of our lot saw it happen and informed us. She thinks I am liable for her car repair. What are the chances of his homeowners insurance paying for it. User #258789 5881 posts. Part 1 His trampoline was tied down and secured at a number of points, which he had done previously in a … gregdev. It has damaged it pretty badly. If a neighbor’s trampoline smashed the back of my car during a storm, are they legally responsible for the damages? May I remove and discard the rugs--or at least cut away and discard the portion hanging in my yard? Asked on April 30, … That rust must be annoying … A little while ago, we had a storm here. Following your logic if I didn't apply my handbrake to my car and it rolled down a hill causing damage I wouldn't be responsible. It's about $2500 worth of damage to my car. The neighbor is uncooperative. The tramp continued across the road through 2 vacant blocks and came to rest against another neighbors fence. Answer. Insurance is telling me that we have to pay for it because the neighbors supposedly had it tethered to the ground. Damage from neighbor's trampoline. And how about getting him to pay for the damage, perhaps by me suing in small claims court? We had a severe storm last night and flying debris, from our neighbour, damaged our car. 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