Contractor Says Collapsed Oakland House Was Accident Waiting To Happen, Inspectors Look For Violations
Cal/OSHA and city inspectors are investigating for potential violations by contractors after a North Oakland home collapsed Thursday, nearly crushing a person inside. A veteran contractor who examined this house told KPIX 5 that workers failed to brace the wall framing, which could have led to the collapse.
A construction worker is lucky to be alive after the home he was working on collapsed in North Oakland Thursday morning.
Three construction workers were injured after a section of the Willits Highway 101 bypass project collapsed Thursday afternoon.
The report found 22,000 rental units are at risk of failure. One out of 10 renters in Oakland lives in such a dwelling.
Firefighters responded to debris falling from a building scheduled for demolition in San Francisco’s Financial District Monday morning, a fire dispatcher said.
A teenager who was seriously injured in a magnitude 6.0 earthquake is telling his story from the hospital bed where he is recovering.
In Vallejo, the First Baptist Church on Sonoma Boulevard is in danger of collapsing.
Bricks and building materials were strewn across several streets in downtown Napa Sunday following a powerful earthquake centered just south of town.
A man died on a Half Moon Bay beach after a tunnel he was digging collapsed, burying him under four feet of sand Monday night.
Four construction workers were injured Monday morning when a building they were working on in Foster City partially collapsed,