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Canada Two men were killed and two others were seriously injured when part of a roof they were installing fell on them and crushed them. The four men were building a prefabricated family home and large wooden panels to make the roof were being swung up to them with a Read More
Taipei, Taiwan Construction of Taipei 101, the world’s highest building, was ordered to be suspended yesterday after workmen on the 90th floor dropped a load of steel plate that injured four people on the ground below and damaged two taxis. According to Lin Pei-yuan, a deputy director of the Taipei Read More
New South Wales, Australia Police say the accident happened at the Kayuga mine when a trailer, which was being lifted by a crane, fell and hit a rigger on the head. The owners of the mine, Anglo Coal, have issued a statement expressing their sympathy to the man’s family. NSW Read More
San Jose, California Roger Talbot, 49, was using a ceiling crane to move a heavy piece of equipment from one part of a room to another at the Water Pollution Control Plant, 700 Los Esteros Road, police spokeswoman Officer Gina Tepoorten said. Suddenly, a 700-pound counterweight on the crane shifted Read More
London The reason the top of a 450-foot crane broke off killing three construction workers may never be known, their families have been told. Michael Whittard, 36, from Leeds, Martin Burgess, 31, from Castleford, West Yorkshire, and Peter Clark, 33, from Southwark, south London, died when the crane they were Read More