Crane Accidents

Crane Talk Discussion Forum

‘Crane Videos’ Archive

Page 3 of 812345...»»

Car Caught in Boom in Taiwan


Taiwan A car’s dashboard camera has recorded an incident in Taiwan two weeks ago where a car became snagged /caught by a long rear boom overhang of a crawler crane on the back of a low loader. Sadly we have been unable to find any photographs from outside the car Read More

Two Men Electrocuted on Fort Myers Beach

Electrocution in Fort Myers

Fort Myers, Flordia Two people were electrocuted Friday afternoon in an incident involving a lift at a gated community on the south end of Fort Myers Beach. According to the Lee County Sheriff’s Office, it was 30-year-old Dustin Manning and 37-year-old Juan Bocanegra who were on that lift. Bocanegra lived Read More

Overhead Crane Drops A Luxury Yacht


Russia When you spend loads of cash on a yacht, you expect it to be well taken care of. Not so in this case, where a crane operator in Russia dropping some unlucky millionaire’s luxury ride into the water. Fortunately, Bloomberg caught it on video.

Bus Driver Saves from Power Line Accident

Crane Crash Involving Power Lines

Toronto, Canada A quick-thinking TTC driver drew praise for keeping 29 passengers safely on her bus Monday after a crane collapsed on Kipling Avenue, trapping the vehicle under a fallen hydro pole and surrounding it with live electrical wires. Toronto Hydro worked for an hour and a half to secure Read More

Truck Crane Collapses on to New Jersey Home

tree brings down crane in new jersey

Neward, New Jersey Repair crews are cleaning up after a truck crane toppled over on to a home in Newark, N.J. Thursday afternoon. According to Medi Mohammadish, director of engingeering for the city of Newark, a tree removal company was cutting down a very large tree in the backyard on Read More

UTD Students Hold Vigil for Crane Victims


University of Dallas, Texas (UTD) Original Story (July 7, 2012) University of Texas Dallas students, staff and faculty honored the lives of two construction workers who died on campus last week. On Wednesday the school held a moment of reflection on the campus. It was part of an effort to Read More

Construction Worker Killed in Crane Collapse on Butte des Morts Bridge

Fatal Crane Collapse 2012

Oshkosh, Wisconsin More Photos Added A construction worker from Green Bay was killed and a crane operator seriously injured when a crane lifting a 52-ton concrete girder onto the Butte des Morts bridge collapsed Thursday morning. It was the second death of a construction worker on the U.S. Highway 41 Read More

Massive 2500 Kilo Concrete Construction Fail


Amsterdam During the filming of Jaasir Linger in Amsterdam, all of a sudden a crane drops a massive concrete slab on top of a parked line bus and totaled it!  

Five Axle AT Overturns in CA

240 Ton Overturns Orange County, CA 2012

Orange County, CA A 240 ton five axle All Terrain crane overturned at a rental company in Orange County, California this morning. The crane, a Grove GMK5240 owned by Crane Rental Service overturned at its yard in West Collins avenue while being tested or inspected. The crane’s boom was fully Read More

Lanes Re-open After Crane Accident on I-95

Crane Hits Power Lines Richmond VA 2012

Richmond, Virgina A construction crane accident late Tuesday night caused huge backups on I-95 near the Boulevard exit. There were no injuries from this accident, just a lot of headaches for driver trying to make their way through this area. Crews had to stop traffic for 15 minute intervals all night. Cars were bumper Read More

Crane Collapse in Ukraine


Yenakijeve, Donets’ka, Ukraine Crane accident on iron and steel works in Ukraine

Page 3 of 812345...»»