Forklift injuries cost $1.92m | Otago Daily Times – New Zealand

July 14, 2013

Forklift-related injuries cost the Government nearly $2 million last year, with the number of claims made the lowest in the past 10 years.

An Official Information Act request to the Accident Compensation Corporation revealed new forklift-related claims last year cost ACC $1.92 million.

The cost included 593 new claims and 829 active claims.

http://www.odt.co.nz/news/dunedin/264605/forklift-injuries-cost-192m

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