No one seems to track tower crane accidents world wide. Annually we see 30 plus major accidents world wide with around 50 deaths. It's a dangerous game and we all need to be vigilant in the construction world.
Monday, August 11, 2008
September 28th, 2007
Shanxi China. 1 died in an apparent climbing accident. The blue frame pinned off to the turntable with the tower slung out there like cord wood and none attached pretty much confirms it. It's likely to be safe to suggest that the dead is the operator from the looks of the cab.