Forklift driver provided false evidence of competence

Source: on 2009-10-26 13:58:00

A young forklift driver, who provided false details of his training and experience, has received a £500 fine after a banksman suffered a broken back and ankle in a construction site accident in October 2007.Damon McLachlan, aged 21, was using a telehandler at the building site in West Lothian to take part of a wooden house kit off a lorry when the three-tonne load fell, crushing the nearby banksman. The ...

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