Tag: crane collapse

Construction Site Safety, Regulations

OSHA Fines Crane Company in Fatal Dallas Collapse

December 26, 2019

Via: ENR

Six months after Terex Peneir SK415 crane collapsed onto a Dallas apartment building, killing one, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration has fined the crane’s owner, Bigge Crane and Rigging Co. citing serious violations. The citation does not list the […]

Construction Processes, Interaction of Expertise

Experts: Early removal of bolts likely cause of deadly Seattle crane collapse

May 16, 2019

Via: Construction Dive

The state L&I department is currently investigating what role five contractors played in the collapse — Bellevue, Washington-based general contractor GLY Construction; crane subcontractors Northwest Tower Crane Service and Omega Morgan; tower crane owner Morrow Equipment; and Woodinville, Washington-based Seaburg […]