Crane Accidents

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November, 1998 Archive

Two Charged in Crane Accident

11/17/98

Bangkok Data lost due to broken or missing links

Jorge Huizar

11/17/98

Los Angeles, California Was killed when a crane supported conveyor collapsed at LAXT. Jorge, we miss you and your smile. Our days are not complete without your humor and good nature. – James T.

UK Crane Death Inquiry Launched

11/15/98
Crane Being used to Install Telephone Lines

United Kingdom  An investigation is under way into the death of a man crushed under a 30-tonne crane. The accident happened in a car park of the Royal Liverpool University hospital where engineers were installing telephone lines on the 12th floor. A doctor from the casualty department tended to the Read More

Watertown Man Killed When Crane Tips

11/8/98

Monroe, Wisconsin A 28-year-old Watertown man was killed Monday in a construction accident in Green County, officials said. Donald H. Zache Jr. died after a crane-type machine he was operating got stuck in the soft soil and tipped on its side. He died on the scene at about 1 p.m., Read More