Fatal Accident At Work Claims- Forklift Truck
Worker died due to accident at work.
The deceased was taking part in work at a local building site when a forklift truck carrying an 8-foot aluminium beam hit the deceased causing him to be caused in a fatal accident at work.
A post-mortem was taken out and it was confirmed the deceased died due to serious head injuries, including internal bleeding on the brain.
Further investigations have taken place and was found that the company which the deceased was working for at the time of death failed to ensure that safety measures was in place and was later fined £17,000.
Fatal Accident At Work? Have You Been Affected?
The family of the deceased are able to make a fatal accident at work claims, bereavement award and dependency claim. This includes funeral expenses, compensation for a family member(s) if the deceased was dependant on that person, usually, wife, husband, partner, children etc.
If you know someone who has sadly passed away due to a fatal accident at work, you can submit a fatal accident at work claims through us. Simply contact us via our online chat, or send us an email with your enquiry and one of our highly experienced solicitors will be in touch with you to discuss matters further.
Fork Lift Truck Accidents At Work
Fork lift truck accidents lend themselves to minor injuries to life-changing. Including as in the above tragic accident, death. For further reading on fatal accident claims and fork lift truck see our dedicated website Work Accidents.
Posted: July 17, 2015 at 1:32 pm