Family criticise lack of safety measures in warehouse

The heartbroken family of woman who died after she was knocked down and trapped by a reversing forklift truck in the warehouse where she worked have hit out at the lack of safety measures after an inquest heard her employers were responsible for a series of failings.

Annie Brennan had worked as a Branch Assistant at the Booker Ltd cash and carry warehouse in Bristol for nearly 20 years but died of multiple injuries after getting trapped under the 3.5 tonne vehicle.

Her family want to know if more could have been done to prevent what happened. An inquest today returned a verdict of accidental death:

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Fork lift death inquest

The family of a woman who died after she was knocked down by a forklift truck at a warehouse in Bristol have criticised the lack of safety measures in her workplace.