The lawsuit filed on behalf of six of the injured workers claims that that they were not given fall protection, or protective equipment. ...
Danny Hermosillo, Houston Chronicle. Houston Chronicle. Wed, 31 Jul 2019 20:00:52 UTC.
Inadequate shoring may have caused the roof collapse yesterday in Houston that injured nine construction workers at a hotel being built in north Houston. According to news sources, the incident occurred while workers were pouring concrete.
ISHN. Tue, 30 Jul 2019 00:00:00 -0400.
Rescuers found 14 bodies and pulled out 11 survivors as they began winding down operations at the site of a dilapidated building that collapsed in India's financial capital of Mumbai, an official said Wednesday.
CBC News. Wed, 17 Jul 2019 04:26:01 EDT.
The former residents of the Dallas apartment complex that was crashed under a collapsed construction crane are learning more about what's being done to retrieve their belongings.
Dominga Gutierrez. NBC. Mon, 15 Jul 2019 07:26:36 -0500.
Eleven soldiers were among a dozen people killed when a three-storey building collapsed after monsoon rains struck a hilly area of northern India.
Irish Independent. Mon, 15 Jul 2019 08:39:10 +0100.
The word collapse is a noun. Collapse means (1) the act of throwing yourself down, (2) a mishap caused by something suddenly falling down or caving in, (3) a sudden large decline of business or the prices of stocks (especially one that causes additional failures), (4) an abrupt failure of function or health.
Collapse is also a verb that means (1) collapse due to fatigue, an illness, or a sudden attack, (2) lose significance, effectiveness, or value, (3) suffer a nervous breakdown, (4) break down, literally or metaphorically, (5) cause to burst, (6) fall apart, (7) fold or close up.