Crane Accident Kills One, Injuries Another in Houma

November 17, 2009 HOUMA – On November 17, 2009, Tuesday afternoon at 1:10 p.m. the Terrebonne Parish Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call in reference to an industrial accident that occurred at Elevated Boats Inc. 302 Dean Court Houma. The Terrebonne Parish Sheriff’s Office, Terrebonne Parish (O.E.P), Houma Police Department, Houma Fire Department, Grand Caillou… Read more »

Falling Crane Cuts House in Half

Nov 20th 2009 You know when you return from, like, Pizza Hut and a crane has split your house in two? No? Michelle and Kevin McCarthy do. They returned to their house in Santa Rosa, California to see this. The 90ft lifting machine had been trying to move a 150-year-old oak tree, but it was… Read more »

Man critical after industrial accident in Australia

Man critical after industrial accident at Pennant Hills 19 Nov 09 @ 01:18pm A man is in a critical but stable condition following a major accident on a construction site in Pennant Hills. The accident accourred just after 9am on Wednesday. The man sustained fractures to his right leg and ankle, lacerations to the head… Read more »

Arizona construction accident – Two Arizona construction workers shocked!

Phoenix, AZ—Two construction workers sustained third degree burns after a crane swung into live powerlines and shocked them. The construction accident happened on Wednesday night, September 23, 2009 at a construction site near 25th Avenue and Broadway Road, as reported by ABC15. Phoenix fire officials stated a crane operator was talking to another worker through… Read more »