State Officials File Complaint Against Berkeley Balcony Collapse Contractor A state licensing board has filed a formal complaint against a construction company involved in the building of a Berkeley apartment where a balcony collapse in June 2105 killed six and seriously injured seven others.
Gov. Brown Signs Law Increasing Contractor Oversight Following Deadly Balcony CollapseGov. Jerry Brown signed a bill into law Thursday aimed at providing more oversight of the construction industry following a deadly balcony collapse in Berkeley last year.
California Regulators Cite 5 Firms In Fatal Berkeley Balcony CollapseThe firms implicated by the State Contractor's Licensing Board include the general contractor on the project, the subcontractors that did framing, plastering and waterproofing work, and a supplier of ventilation equipment.
DA Won’t File Criminal Charges In Berkeley Balcony CollapseThe Alameda County District Attorney’s office announced Tuesday that no criminal charges will be filed in connection with a balcony collapse that killed six students in Berkeley last year.
Irish President Visits Berkeley, Remembers Balcony Collapse VictimsThe President of Ireland, Michael Higgins, came to Berkeley Wednesday to meet and thank emergency crews who responded to the collapse of an apartment balcony that killed five Irish students in June.
Irish President To Meet Berkeley Balcony Collapse First Responders In Bay Area VisitIreland’s President Michael Higgins has arrived in the Bay Area for a five-day visit that will include a stop in Berkeley to meet with emergency crews who responded to the collapse of an apartment balcony that killed five Irish students in June.
Woman Whose 21st Birthday Party Ended In Deadly Berkeley Balcony Collapse Emerges From ComaThe 21-year-old woman who was celebrating her birthday with a group of friends when a balcony collapsed in Berkeley killing six people and injuring seven others, has come out of her coma and is no longer in critical condition.
Remains Of Berkeley Balcony Collapse Victims Flown To Ireland; Memorials Held In Bay Area, BostonRemains of 4 of the 5 Irish nationals who died when a balcony collapsed in Berkeley were flown to Ireland as weekend memorial services for the victims were held in Northern California and a Mass of Remembrance was announced for Monday in Boston.
Cousins Who Died In Berkeley Balcony Collapse Mourned At Memorial Service in CotatiAshley Donohoe, 22, the lone American among the dead and her cousin, 21-year-old Olivia Burke, were memorialized Saturday in a Catholic Mass in Cotati.
Hundreds Mourn Irish Students Killed In Berkeley Balcony Collapse At Oakland ChurchAbout 300 people, including some of their fellow Irish students, attended a somber Catholic Mass at Oakland’s cathedral for the six Irish students killed in a Berkeley balcony collapse.