construction accident Articles

  • Locating causes of accidents in the social organisation of building workers and some wider implications: an approach from Cultural Theory

    This paper overviews and re-interprets accident causation in the British Building and Construction Industry (BCI), chosen because its accident rate is high. The paper, a preliminary report of ongoing work, suggests why incidences vary widely between different sites and workgroups. Explanation appears to lie not in variant technical complexity but variant social organisation. Four archetypal forms ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • The current construction status of China emergency systems against major industrial accidents

    The emergency plan is a project drawn up in advance for prevention against the possible important accidents, assuring the rapid and effective emergency response and rescue actions, and reducing the accidents loss. In order to reduce accident damage, the Chinese government has taken many measures to improve its ability for major accident prevention and emergency management. In this paper, we ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • Residential Elevators

    Taizhou Fengzhuang Resettlement Area Project Taizhou fengzhuang resettlement community covers an area of 54.43 mu. It mainly builds 4 high-rise buildings with a height of 15F, 3 high-rise buildings with a height of 12F and 3 small high-rise buildings with a height of 9F, and synchronously builds auxiliary engineering facilities such as water supply, power supply, greening and road.   ...

  • Safety Pays with a Zero-Accident Culture

    Construction companies typically view sales, quality and profitability by cultural imperatives – but what about safety? Almost all accidents at construction sites can be prevented with zero-accident culture. Some large construction companies operate for millions of manhours without a lost-time accident. Small and medium-sized contractors also can achieve unblemished records through ...


    By EnviroVantage

  • 4 Section Boom Concrete Pump

    Compared with two-section boom and three-section boom, four-section arms have more combination of folding modes. Commonly used in construction are m-shaped, RZ-shaped R-shaped, Z-shaped and so on. RZ, a combination of two basic modes, which have both advantages of R ad Z, are widely used. A lot of people don't know how to choose the concrete pump types. Actually, it is not difficult. You can ...

  • Zoomlion 52 Meters Concrete Boom Pump 2013

    Zoomlion 52 meters concrete pump, Isuzu chassis.Manufacture Date is September of the year 2013.Used condition and normal working. Equipment evaluation and Restorative maintenance.Intelligent security, derived from Europe's mature bionic 6RZ boom system. The first configuration comes from the CIFA k-tronic intelligent security cloth technology pump. The key parts are the original components of ...

  • Strategies for mitigating risk to buildings from abnormal load events

    Building structures customarily are designed to withstand loads from their occupants and the natural environment. The normal design process provides a measure of structural integrity that is also available to withstand events that traditionally have been outside the design envelope, including accidents, misuse, and sabotage. Changes in design and construction practices over the past several ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • Zoomlion 52 Meters Concrete Boom Pump 2013

    Zoomlion 52 meters concrete pump, Isuzu chassis. Manufacture Date is September of the year 2013. Used condition and normal working. Equipment evaluation and Restorative maintenance. Intelligent security, derived from Europe's mature bionic 6RZ boom system. The first configuration comes from the CIFA k-tronic intelligent security cloth technology pump. The key parts are the original components ...

  • Health and environmental impacts of the hydroelectric fuel cycle

    The impacts on health and the environment and the associated damage costs caused by the hydroelectric fuel cycle are assessed in this paper. To this purpose, a large hydroelectric project along the Nestos river in northern Greece has been selected as an example. A large number of impacts have been identified. Occupational accidents, impacts on agriculture and forests, noise produced during the ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • Study on Behavior of Sludge-derived Combustible Gases and its Safety Control on Utilizing Bio-solids

    ABSTRACTA questionnaire inquiry on prior accidents was conducted among local government operating sludge drying and incinerating facilities and cooperating research companies that are constructing such facilities. The 88 accidents reported by the respondents were investigated and the causal mechanisms associated with each typical accident pattern (by type and ...

  • “Tank in a Box” is a good neighbor

    As most water districts and municipalities have experienced, every new construction project generates some opposition from people living in proximity to the project. In a recent project located in Westlake Village, CA, some residents have been openly very critical of the 5,000,000 gallon concrete water storage tank under construction. One local resident stated he counted 58 concrete trucks ...


    By Superior Tank Co., Inc.

  • Questions and answers on the amended Nuclear Safety Directive

    What is new in the directive? The amended Nuclear Safety Directive strengthens the nuclear safety framework of the EU. The amendment reinforces the provisions of the existing directive. It: strengthens the role and independence of national regulatory authorities; introduces a high-level EU-wide safety objective, emphasizing accident prevention and ...


    By Europa Press Room

  • Enhesa Enforcement Corner - Issue 4

    Input from Deirdre Perquy, Kengo Okuda, TaoTao Yue, Siyang Song, Jinxin Sui, Riccardo Zorgno, Jade Kennedy, Tjeerd Hendel-Blackford ...

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