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2002 Archive

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Traffic Mishap Leads to Death of Construction Crane Operator

02/21/02

St. Louis, Missouri  More information lost due to broken links.

Overturned 4000 Manitowoc

02/14/02
Overturned 4000 Manitowoc (1)

Texas City, Texas Here are some pictures of a 4000 Manitowoc turned over at future site of Coker at Valero’s, Texas City, site. The crane is owned by Piling Inc. The crane had a load, leads 17.000 pounds, hammer 22.000#, and piling 33.000 pounds. Gross capacity, 94.000 at 30ft. Pickup point of Read More

OSHA Begins Collapse Probe

02/14/02

 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Original Story (02/13/02):  Pittsburgh Building Collapse Kills One, Injures Others More information lost due to broken links.

Worker’s Harness Attached to Truss that Fell

02/14/02

 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Original Story (02/13/02):  Pittsburgh Building Collapse Kills One, Injures Others More information lost due to broken links.

Pittsburgh Building Collapse Kills One, Injures Others

02/13/02

 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Report Update (02/14/02): Worker’s Harness Attached to Truss that Fell Report Update (02/14/02): OSHA Begins Collapse Probe Corsi was killed when a large steel support structure consisting of several beams already joined fell from a crane that was moving it, said Steve Leeper, executive director of the Sports & Exhibition Read More

West Belfast Crane Drama

02/13/02

West Belfast Fire officers have spent nearly three hours rescuing a crane driver after his machine collapsed on the Stewartstown Road in West Belfast.

Man Injured After Crane Falls

02/12/02
Man Injured After Crane Falls (1)

Belfast, Ireland A workman has been been injured after a crane toppled over in west Belfast. The accident happened on a building site on the Stewartstown Road as the crane was being used to unload materials at about 0900 GMT on Tuesday. The man was trapped underneath the crane when Read More

Construction Accident Kills Man

02/9/02

Mount Vernon, Iowa The death of a 39-year-old concrete carpenter Friday at a Cornell College construction site has devastated the tight-knit crew that is building the new campus theater, the company’s owner said.

Crane Overturned

02/7/02

Omaha, Nebraska A crane operated by Moen Steel Erection (owned by Heartland Crane Services, owned by the same people as Moen) overturned in downtown Omaha yesterday. No one was injured. We are searching for more information.

Falling Beam Just Misses Driver

02/1/02

Washington, DC More information lost due to broken links.

Cable Installer Tossed From Bucket Truck

02/1/02

Rumney, New Hampshire More information lost due to broken links.

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