Construction Safety Blog

Watch the video below of the shocking Sydney crane incident that occurred on a construction site in Sydney. A crane caught on fire and it’s boom collapsed onto a nearby building on a University campus last week. The incident which made news around the world was caught on video by onlookers who couldn’t believe their eyes.

The incident occurred at 9am in the morning causing buildings to be evacuated and roads to be closed around the incident. Thankfully nobody was injured and the crane operator even managed to escape unharmed.

According to Fire and Rescue NSW the operator of the crane was in the cabin when the fire broke out but managed to leave the crane and get to safety without assistance.

Watch this video to see how it happened

http://youtu.be/H3OJvbnTnE8

Although the cause of this incident has not yet been determined, the fire is expected to have broken out…

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