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No Injuries as Building Site Truck and Crane Topple

A construction truck and crane have rolled on a site in Denman Prospect. According to WorkSafe ACT, there were no injuries but investigations are underway to determine what caused the dangerous incident. The truck and crane on the back apparently

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Crane Collapse Incident – Operator Fined for Overloading

The collapse of an overloaded crane has resulted in the crane operator being fined $4400. A worker was injured when the overloaded crane collapsed whilst working on a 4 storey commercial building in Karratha. The crane was lifting concrete panels

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Elderly Couple Escapes Death when Crane Collapse on House

An elderly Melbourne couple have survived a frightening near miss after a 33 tonne drilling rig smashed into the roof of their house while they were at home. The crane apparently split the Strathmore house in 2, destroying the roof,

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Crane Tips on Construction Site

Nearly 300 residents were recently evacuated when heavy winds damaged a crane at a Melbourne construction site. There were fears that it may topple causing the evacuation of the residents. Another crane incident took place on a construction site in

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Company Fined After Worker Injured on the Job

The importance of safely lifting loads on work sites has been highlighted by an incident which resulted in a $50,000 fine for a Brooklyn company. The 2015 incident happened when a stone benchtop weighing 182kg was being lifted using a

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Worker Seriously Injured in Crane Accident

A worker has been injured in an incident involving a crane at a North Lakes construction site in South East Queensland. The man was taken to hospital in a serious condition after sustaining leg and pelvic injuries in the crane

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Crane Climbing as Stupidity

Securing construction sites on weekends and after hours is important, especially as more and more attention-loving people set their sights on construction cranes to film crazy stunt videos. In this video, a teenager illegally enters a construction site and climbs

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Crane Collapse Kills 7 in China

A crane collapse in China has claimed 7 lives and injured 2 more at a Guangzhou construction site. According to reports the crane leaned and collapsed late on Saturday at the construction site for the southern headquarters of the state

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Worker Rescued from Burning Building by Crane Operator

A construction worker was winched to safety by a crane when he got into a spot of trouble, as the building around him became engulfed in flames. The man was working on the edge of a building in Copenhagen when

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Adelaide Crane Accident Claims Workers Life

Another crane accident has occurred, this time on the Darlington roadworks in Adelaide, claiming the life of a 35 year old man. The man was a contractor working at the site when he was run over by the crane. He

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