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#berkeley tragedy

# berkeley-tragedy - Friday 5 May, 2017

Survivors and families of Berkeley victims agree compensation with construction firms
# Settlement
# Settlement

Survivors and families of Berkeley victims agree compensation with construction firms

May 5th 2017, 5:26 PM 27,489 Views 7 Comments

The family of Ashley Donohoe, who died in the balcony collapse, released a statement through their lawyer today.

# berkeley-tragedy - Saturday 22 April, 2017

'If this balcony had been built as designed, this would not have happened'
# Berkeley Tragedy
# Berkeley Tragedy

'If this balcony had been built as designed, this would not have happened'

Apr 22nd 2017, 12:14 PM 20,858 Views 11 Comments

California’s licencing board said that Segue Construction failed to follow building plans during construction.

# berkeley-tragedy - Thursday 1 September, 2016

California Senate unanimously passes construction reform bill after Berkeley tragedy
# Balcony Collapse
# Balcony Collapse

California Senate unanimously passes construction reform bill after Berkeley tragedy

Sep 1st 2016, 1:11 PM 11,738 Views 7 Comments

The bill hopes to ensure greater oversight and improve building standards by identifying “bad actors” in the industry.

# berkeley-tragedy - Tuesday 29 March, 2016

No criminal charges will be brought over Berkeley balcony collapse
# Burden Of Proof
# Burden Of Proof

No criminal charges will be brought over Berkeley balcony collapse

Mar 29th 2016, 11:04 PM 42,924 Views 0 Comments

“There is a deep desire for this case to act as a lesson for other builders and avoid a tragedy like this from happening again.”

# berkeley-tragedy - Friday 13 November, 2015

Families of Irish students killed in Berkeley balcony collapse to sue over negligence
# Berkeley Tragedy
# Berkeley Tragedy

Families of Irish students killed in Berkeley balcony collapse to sue over negligence

Nov 13th 2015, 8:01 AM 10,298 Views 0 Comments

Previous tenants reported seeing mushrooms growing but management didn’t close the structure off, the lawsuit claims.