Crane Accidents

Link-Belt 248 Jib Folded Back Over Main Boom

07/31/00

New York

The decision was made by the NYC Department of Cranes and Derricks, the Owner and the Customer to clear the job and boom the crane down.

Link-belt 248 Boom Buckles New York 2000

The Master Machanic on the job pushed the lever in boom down (on idle) and ran away from the crane. It couldn’t have come down any better. It landed right on the road.

Link-belt 248 Boom Buckles New York 2000 (2)

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