Crane Accidents

Crane Talk Discussion Forum

November, 1998 Archive

Two Charged in Crane Accident


Bangkok Data lost due to broken or missing links

Jorge Huizar


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

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


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