Many people are not aware of the prevalence of forklift accidents in the UK – statistics show that every year, there are 8,000 accidents involving a forklift truck. Many of these result in serious injuries, whilst more than 10 are fatal. Most accidents can be attributed to improper training, poor workplace layout or a lack of appropriate machinery maintenance.
If you’ve been hurt in a forklift truck accident and you believe poor health and safety at work was to blame, call YouClaim today free on 0800 10 757 95 to discuss your options for making a claim.
Any worker who, through no fault of their own, suffers injuries in an accident involving a forklift truck is entitled to claim compensation.
Such accidents are most often due to the negligence of a third party or a lack of appropriate health and safety measures in the workplace Employers have insurance in place to cover claims made against them, making it possible for current and former employees to make claims without the need for concern regarding company finances or future relations.
Claiming compensation allows you to recover lost earnings and support your family whilst you are out of work.
If you have suffered an injury involving heavy machinery that was not your fault, get in touch with YouClaim today to start your claim for compensation. Our expert solicitors are always on hand to give you the best possible advice and we are committed to getting you the compensation you deserve.
Speak to us today by calling 0800 10 757 95 or fill out an online claim form.