construction death

April 10, 2012

City council speaker calls for better safety inspection system

Are New York City construction sites and equipment adequately inspected, or is there a flaw in the system? This is […]
November 11, 2011

Who’s to Blame: Architect or Contractor?

A construction worker died when a building under construction collapsed on Tuesday, November 8. The 14 unit condominium building was […]
February 11, 2011

New York construction workers fall to their death

Construction is one of the most dangerous lines of business. Although the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) puts numerous […]
January 14, 2011

Wall Collapse Causes First NYC Construction Fatality of 2011

Earlier this week, a New York City construction worker lost his life in the first fatal construction accident of the […]
July 23, 2010

Trial Over Deadly Crane Collapse Ends in Acquittal

The crane rigger accused of negligence and corner cutting prior to a deadly New York City crane collapse was acquitted […]