Worker has leg amputated after forklift crash at Derbyshire factory

A poultry-processing company has been fined after a worker was hit by a forklift truck, and had to have a leg amputated.

Derby Crown Court heard how, on January 24, 2017, a forklift truck had been driven into the yard at Airfield Industrial Estate in Ashbourne to drop off some pallets, when the driver reversed around a trailer.