Causes of Fatal Accidents Involving Cranes in the Australian Construction Industry
- Publisher: UTS ePRESS
Construction Economics and Building
(issn: 2204-9029, eissn: 2204-9029)
Building construction | Cranes | immediate circumstances | Engineering economy | accident causation | originating influences | TA177.4-185 | TH1-9745 | shaping factors
In ten years from 2004 to 2013, 359 workers died in the Australian construction industry because of work related causes. This paper investigates crane-related fatalities in order to find the upstream causation of such accidents. The National Coroners’ Information System...