Crane Accidents

Tower Crane Overturns

06/10/15

Liege, Belgium

A self-erecting tower crane overturned on a house building project in Liege, Belgium on Monday, two building workers received minor injuries from flying debris as the crane struck the building.

The crane went over sideways as it lost stability, no details as to whether the collapse was caused by an overload situation or an issue with the set up/crane base.

The injured men were not seriously hurt although one is reported to have been hit in the head with a brick.

Self Erector Falls 6-11-2015 2-00-00 PM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The scene in Liege

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