China construction elevator falls; 19...

China construction elevator falls; 19 workers die

There are 3 comments on the CBS News story from Sep 13, 2012, titled China construction elevator falls; 19 workers die. In it, CBS News reports that:

BEIJING — A platform elevator at a construction site in southern China has dropped 30 floors in a free fall, killing 19 workers.

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“Just call me "Mr. Good-Times"”

Since: Jul 10

Lichtenburg - South Africa

#1 Sep 13, 2012
china government is useless - can't it regulate employers???
Pug

Bridgeview, IL

#2 Sep 13, 2012
Very sad. There have also been construction accidents in the U S. Hope they work to prevent future incidents

“Just call me "Mr. Good-Times"”

Since: Jul 10

Lichtenburg - South Africa

#3 Sep 13, 2012
no Pug so long governments don't become strict and apply strict regulations for eg. Occupational Health & Safety Act in the work-place we are going to have challenges like this for a long time

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