Works Vehicles

If you have been injured whilst using a works vehicle for your job (cars, lorries, vans, trucks, motorbikes or bicycles or site specific vehicles such as fork lift trucks, pallet trucks or other wheeled or tracked vehicles) or have been injured by a works vehicle driven or operated by someone else you may be able to claim.

Works vehicles have to be fit for purpose and adequately maintained.worker operating hoist from the bed of a truck

Employers are also liable for the acts of their employees.

If you have suffered injury during the use of a works vehicle being defective or faulty or through a prank or inattention by a co-worker or other employee contact us to claim compensation for your injuries and losses.

In May 2014 there was a fatal fork lift truck accident in Runcorn.  The Health and Safety Executive prosecuted and fined the business involved.

In December 2014 another business was fined £180,000 after a worker was crushed to death by the fork lift truck he was driving when it toppled over…read more.

If you or a loved one was injured or worse in an accident at work  whether involving fork lift trucks or not you could be able to claim.  Please call Nick now for expert advice with no obligation on 01925 759 510 or fill in the contact form on this page.Fork lift truck accident - collapsed pallets

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