Deadly Berkeley Balcony Collapse Sparks California Construction Transparency BillCalifornia lawmakers are advancing a proposal aimed at making construction businesses more transparent after a Berkeley apartment balcony collapsed last year, killing six people.
Berkeley Calls For Strict Balcony Code After Deadly June CollapseThe Berkeley City Council will vote Tuesday on new regulations for balconies following last month's collapse that killed six people.
Balcony In Berkeley That Collapsed Had Passed Inspection Less Than A Year Ago The fifth floor Berkeley apartment balcony that gave way, killing six and injuring seven others, had passed an inspection less than a year ago.
State Licensing Board Didn't Know Contractor In Berkeley Balcony Collapse Paid Millions In SettlementsThe construction company that built the Berkeley apartment complex where a balcony collapse killed six people nearly two weeks ago has paid out millions to settle numerous lawsuits alleging shoddy work.
Criminal Investigation Launched Into Deadly Berkeley Balcony CollapseAlameda County District Attorney Nancy O’Malley said Thursday that her office will be conducting a criminal investigation into the balcony collapse in downtown Berkeley last week that killed six people and injured seven others.
Dry Rot Confirmed As Cause Of Deadly Berkeley Balcony CollapseA balcony that snapped off an apartment building and led to the deaths of six college students was supported by wooden beams that had been badly rotted by exposure to moisture, building inspectors in Berkeley said Tuesday.
East Bay Irish Priest Details Heartbreak As He Comforts Friends of Victims In Berkeley Balcony CollapseFather Aidan McAleenan spent the initial hours after the tragedy comforting victims and their friends at John Muir Medical Center in Walnut Creek.
Deadly Berkeley Balcony Collapse Linked To Water-Damaged Wooden BeamsThe Berkeley mayor says the city should revisit its building codes after a balcony in an approved building collapsed, killing six people and injuring seven more.
6 Dead, 7 Injured After Berkeley Balcony Collapse During 21st Birthday Party For Irish CitizenA balcony at a Berkeley apartment complex collapsed early Tuesday morning, killing six people and wounding at least seven who plunged from several stories up.
Experts: Berkeley Balcony Collapse ‘Shouldn’t Have Happened’A construction & premises safety expert weighs in on the deadly Berkeley balcony collapse and the potential factors that could have contributed to the structure's failure when at least 13 people plunged when it gave way.
Yelp Reviews Of Complex In Deadly Berkeley Balcony Collapse Are Either Grim Or GlowingPeople who say they used to live at the Berkeley apartment complex where a balcony collapse killed six people and injured seven seem to either have fond memories of their time there or a long list of complaints.
Woman Leaps From 3rd Floor Balcony To Escape Berkeley Apartment FireFire officials say the woman attempted to jump from the third floor to a nearby tree, but fell to the ground. She suffered injuries in the fall.
Resident Rescued From Balcony Of Burning Alameda Apartment BuildingA man was arrested on suspicion of arson after being rescued by firefighters from the balcony of a burning apartment building in Alameda Wednesday morning, according to a fire chief.
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Dog Tossed Off Livermore Motel Balcony Leads To SWAT ResponseA Motel 6 in Livermore was evacuated and a SWAT team called in early Wednesday morning after a man allegedly threw a small dog from a balcony and then pointed a gun at a fellow guest who confronted him about the dog-tossing, police said.