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Federal Safety Investigators Look Into Deadly Crane Accident

12/1/11
2 Workers Fall to Death in Crane Accident Atlanta, GA 2011

Atlanta, GA Federal safety investigators are looking into what led to an accident in northeast Atlanta in which two workers fell to their deaths. Authorities said the men died of trauma after the lift in which they were working fell to the ground at 525 Glen Iris Drive in northeast Atlanta Read More

Crane Crashes in New Jersey Driveway

11/25/11
Crane Collapses Lifting Tree Out of Ground New Jersey 2011

New Jersey There is an investigation into a crane accident in New Jersey early Friday morning. According to a local resident, the crane fell over in front of a house on Ivy Lane in Wyckoff.  It was being used to remove damaged tree from a backyard. The crane then tipped Read More

Crash of a Crane in Kiev

11/19/11
Huge Bridge Construction Crane Collapses Ukraine 2011

Ukraine Huge crane collapses in a bridge construction project in Russia. The biggest crane that was used in construction of Podolsky bridge crashed down. Several boats were destroyed. 8 people were working on the crane at the time of the accident. 5 of them were able to save on their Read More

Crane Accident in Burlington County

11/10/11
Worker Struck by Crane Southampton New Jersey 2011

Southampton, New Jersey New Jersey State Police are looking into what caused a crane accident that sent one person to the hospital in Burlington County. Just after 3 p.m., a call went out over police radio for a person who hurt when a construction crane tipped over at the Southampton Read More

Body of Man Killed in Thursday Crane Accident Recovered

11/6/11
Crane Tip Crushes Operator Anchorage Alaska 2011

Anchorage, Alaska 5/25/2012 Update: Juneau Company Fined for Crane Accident 11/10/2011 Update: OSHA Launches Investigation Into Crane Accident Efforts to retrieve the body of a man who died Thursday after being trapped inside a 25-ton crane have been completed. Capital City Fire and Rescue crews stated in a release they retrieved Read More

Crane Accident at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant

10/31/11
Crawler Crane Assembly Goes Wrong Japan 2011

Japan Two men were injured on Saturday at Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Japan, while assembling a crawler crane. The men were installing the crane’s back mast using another crawler crane, The support crane was lifting the back mast vertically in order to place it into its pivot points Read More

Crane Collapse Kills Five in China

10/10/11
The crane the following day alongside the 5MW power unit/nacelle

Lanzhou, China Five people have died and one was injured last night when a crane collapsed in northwest China’s Gansu Province. Few details of the incident are available but according to reports the accident occurred late last night at a wind power equipment company in Jiuquan. The boom of the Read More

Fatal Tower Crane Collapse in Penang

10/4/11
Tower Crane Collapse Penang Malaysia 2011

Penang, Malaysia A tower crane fell onto three residential houses last night in Georgetown, Penang, Malaysia. The collapse occurred around midnight, when the crane, located on the site of a new 20 floor hotel on the opposite side of the street from the affected homes, went over from its base. Read More

Utility Worker Electrocuted

09/15/11
Verizon Crane Hits Power Lines 2011

Brooklyn, New York Verizon Fined in 2012 A Verizon technician installing high-speed-Internet cables in Brooklyn, New York, was electrocuted on Wednesday after he accidentally touched a hidden power line. Douglas La Lima, 37, was using a utility truck, installing the overhead cables when a Con Edison power line hidden in Read More

Tower Crane Falls in Mumbai

09/13/11
Tower Crane Collapse Mumbai India 2011

Mumbai, India 09/22/2011 Update – Man Loses Legs in Crane Accident A brand new tower crane went over last week in Mumbai, India landing on a residential apartment block. The crane collapsed at a job in the Haji Kasam Chawl area of the city, and is said to have injured Read More

Crane Overturns in Scotland

09/9/11
Lattice Boom Mobile Crane Tips Scotland 2011

Scotland A lattice boom crane has overturned at the Port of Invergordon in Scotland this afternoon, thankfully no one was injured in the incident. The accident occurred at around 15:00, while Ainscough was apparently relocating its 550 tonne Liebherr LG1550 truck mounted crane while partially rigged when it lost stability Read More

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