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Deadly Tribeca crane collapse caused by operator error, investigators find

Deadly Tribeca crane collapse caused by operator error, investigators find

The deadly crane collapse that killed one man and injured two others in Tribeca was caused by the rig...

Deadly Tribeca crane collapse caused by operator error, investigators find
City to require tighter supervision of crane operations

City to require tighter supervision of crane operations

City officials on Thursday issued a temporary mandate that will require increased supervision of crawler cranes, a move that follows...

City to require tighter supervision of crane operations
Restaurant destroyed by ’08 Turtle Bay crane collapse wins another settlement

Restaurant destroyed by ’08 Turtle Bay crane collapse wins another settlement

A restaurant destroyed by a deadly East Side crane collapse won its second settlement related to the accident. Crave...

Restaurant destroyed by ’08 Turtle Bay crane collapse wins another settlement
Tribeca crane collapse victim’s widow suing city for $600M

Tribeca crane collapse victim’s widow suing city for $600M

The wife of the man crushed by a fallen crane in February is suing the city.

Tribeca crane collapse victim’s widow suing city for $600M
City to scale back plan for stricter crane rules

City to scale back plan for stricter crane rules

The city is planning to reverse its course on stricter crane rules that were implemented after the collapse of a...

City to scale back plan for stricter crane rules
Man gets up to 3 years for hiring bellhops, hairdressers as safety managers

Man gets up to 3 years for hiring bellhops, hairdressers as safety managers

A building safety consultant was sentenced to one to three years in state prison for sending hairdressers, cooks and hotel...

Man gets up to 3 years for hiring bellhops, hairdressers as safety managers
De Blasio announces new crane safety regulations in wake of fatal collapse

De Blasio announces new crane safety regulations in wake of fatal collapse

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced a series of new regulations governing the use of cranes in the city, following...

De Blasio announces new crane safety regulations in wake of fatal collapse
The collapsed crane on Worth Street in Tribeca (credit: FDNY)

UPDATED: Crane activity halted after Tribeca collapse kills one, injures three

UPDATED: Feb. 5 12:13 p.m. All crane activity came to a halt on Friday following a crane collapse that killed...

UPDATED: Crane activity halted after Tribeca collapse kills one, injures three
Deaths at NYC construction sites on the rise

Deaths at NYC construction sites on the rise

It’s a dangerous time to be a construction worker in New York City, according to an analysis of recent...

Deaths at NYC construction sites on the rise
“King of Cranes” to pay $96M to victims of Azure collapse

“King of Cranes” to pay $96M to victims of Azure collapse

Found liable for the 2008 crane collapse that left two construction workers dead, a Manhattan jury ordered crane magnate...

“King of Cranes” to pay $96M to victims of Azure collapse
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