Caterpillar Forklift Defect Caused Brain Injuries, Suit Says

Law360, Philadelphia (August 14, 2013, 4:23 PM EDT) -- Caterpillar Inc. was hit with a product liability suit in Pennsylvania court Friday brought by a Pennsylvania man who says he suffered traumatic brain injuries and a range of other ailments when operating a forklift manufactured by the company.

William Fournier claims he was hurt while using a forklift made by Caterpillar and a rotary lift made by Vehicle Service Group LLC at a Philadelphia auto parts yard in 2011. The suit says Caterpillar and Intertek Testing Services NA Inc., a London-based product certification company, were...
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