Tag: Bronx


No Fatalities Reported After Partially Collapsed Bronx Building Displaced 30 Families

December 12, 2023

Via: ENR

A partial collapse of a seven-story Bronx, N.Y., building on Dec. 11 resulted in no fatalities, according to the New York Fire Dept., but displaced about 30 families and six businesses two weeks before Christmas. “Four hours, FDNY members searching […]

Construction Processes, Legal

Contractors charged in Bronx construction death

April 17, 2023

Via: Construction Dive

Defendants in the case include: Augustin Adesanmi, owner of Favored Design and Construction. He is charged with second degree manslaughter, criminally negligent homicide and second degree grand larceny. Akhlak Choudhary, owner of Pioneer General Construction, general contractor on the project. […]