Worksite Injury Verdict For Forklift Operator
Perry v. Phase II Transportation Inc., Multnomah County Case No. 17CV14005
Plaintiff Perry was a forklift operator working at Schnitzer Steel. Defendant Phase II was a transportation company that contracted to take scrap computer parts to Schnitzer Steel. When Perry was unloading the scrap from Phase II’s truck, the flooring on the truck collapsed causing one of the front wheels of the forklift to fall through. Perry claimed that Phase II violated the Oregon Safe Employment Act by failing to maintain the floors of the truck. He also claimed Phase II was negligent in failing to inspect . . .
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