California contractor may face criminal charges after worker killed in mud avalanche

Printer-friendly versionSend by email

A 37-year-old carpenter working in a 12-foot ditch was killed after it caved in, crushing him.

February 10, 2012

A 37-year-old carpenter working in a 12-foot ditch was killed after it caved in, crushing him. The accident at a Milpitas, Calif. home work site occurred after the contractor ignored a stop work order issued by the city due to unsafe conditions. The contractor had its license supended and may face criminal charges.

Read more

Comments on: "California contractor may face criminal charges after worker killed in mud avalanche"

March 2015

This Month in Professional Builder

Features

Between 1980 and 2009 energy consumption per U.S. household declined despite the increased number of larger houses with more personal computers, large-screen TVs, and other electricity-consuming gadgets in the U.S.

Email Subscriptions