Fatal accident at work claim- Employee died in forklift truck accident

Fatal accident at work claim

Employee died due to forklift truck accident.  The fatal accident at work occurred in the work place.

A 52-year-old employee died due to head and chest injuries when a metal frame being loaded onto a lorry trailer collapsed on him at a local transport company he was employed by.

Using two forklift trucks they was moving a large metal frame from the first trailer why a colleague was trying to load it onto a second trailer when the deceased stepped onto the second trailer, the forklift truck carrying the metal frame slipped causing the deceased to become trapped under the metal frame and fatally injured.

Due to this fatal accident at work, the families of the deceased are entitled to make a claim against his employee, claim bereavement award, make a dependency claim as well as getting help with their funeral expenses.

To discuss matters further regarding making an fatal accident at work claim, contact our expert solicitors on 0151 431 0548.

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Further Advice on Fatal Work Accident Compensation Claims

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Posted: June 25, 2015 at 6:56 pm


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