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Scottish Haulage Firm Fined after Yard Worker Crushed

An Aberdeen haulage company has been heavily fined after worker was crushed to death as he assisted in parking a lorry. On 31st May 2016, Graham Forsyth was working in the company’s Abbotswell Road yard assisting a colleague in parking the lorry.  The yard worker was standing behind the lorry as he was giving his driving colleague, Murray Duff, directions when the lorry thrust backwards and hit 57-year-old Forsyth. He unfortunately later died in hospital. The death of the yard worker has been heavily felt by not just the team at Colin Lawson Transport Ltd, but even more so on
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