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Faribault Main Street scores building inspection grants for downtown properties - Southernminn.com

Thu, 06/13/2013 - 19:48

Faribault Main Street scores building inspection grants for downtown properties
Southernminn.com
Carriage House Liquors is one of four downtown businesses that has been selected by Faribault Main Street to receive a complete and thorough building inspection. The end goal? To make sure owners are aware of any critical issues with their building ...

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Did the City Need to Perform Other Inspections on Collapsed Building? - NBC 10 Philadelphia

Thu, 06/13/2013 - 19:01

NBC 10 Philadelphia

Did the City Need to Perform Other Inspections on Collapsed Building?
NBC 10 Philadelphia
A picture taken by an inspector from OSHA on May 15, 2013. City officials say the photo shows lights on in the building's fourth-floor and that proves demolition work hadn't begun at the building when L&I visited the site. Other pictures and citizen ...

Philadelphia building collapse inspector commits suicide - 12 News KBMT and K ... - 12NewsNow.Com

Thu, 06/13/2013 - 17:09

Philadelphia building collapse inspector commits suicide - 12 News KBMT and K ...
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A Philadelphia city building inspector who approved construction at afour-story building that collapsed and killed six people last week has committed suicide, city officials confirmed today. The inspector, Ronald Wagenhoffer, was the last city official ...

Inspector of collapsed Philadelphia building dies of apparent suicide - Yahoo! News

Thu, 06/13/2013 - 15:51

Yahoo! News

Inspector of collapsed Philadelphia building dies of apparent suicide
Yahoo! News
PHILADELPHIA (Reuters) - The city inspector who checked a Philadelphia building before it collapsed last week and killed six people has died of an apparent suicide, a spokesman for the mayor said on Thursday. The inspector, Ronald Wagenhoffer, 52, died ...

Inspector who surveyed Philly building before collapse commits suicide - CBS News

Thu, 06/13/2013 - 15:30

CBS News

Inspector who surveyed Philly building before collapse commits suicide
CBS News
PHILADELPHIA An inspector who surveyed a Philadelphia building before it collapsed last week, killing six people, has committed suicide, a city official confirmed. Deputy Mayor Everett Gillison said 52-year-old inspector Ronald Wagenhoffer was found ...

300 Bangladesh garment factories may be unsafe - CBS News

Thu, 06/13/2013 - 15:08

CBS News

300 Bangladesh garment factories may be unsafe
CBS News
AP was shown initial results of some of the inspections of about 200 buildings — many of them garment factories — on condition the factories not be identified. The owners volunteered their buildings for inspection — even paying for the surveys — a ...
Bangladesh strengthens factory inspection departmentShanghai Daily (subscription)

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Philly building collapse inspector commits suicide - The Inquisitr

Thu, 06/13/2013 - 14:52

The Inquisitr

Philly building collapse inspector commits suicide
The Inquisitr
The inspector of the Philly building collapse site has committed suicide. The inspector was found by his wife in a pickup truck with a fatal gunshot wound to the chest. Ronald Wagenhoffer, the 52 year old Department of Licenses and Inspections employee ...

Inspector of collapsed Philadelphia building dies of apparent suicide - Chicago Tribune

Thu, 06/13/2013 - 13:15

Inspector of collapsed Philadelphia building dies of apparent suicide
Chicago Tribune
PHILADELPHIA (Reuters) - The city inspector who checked a Philadelphia building before it collapsed last week and killed six people has died of an apparent suicide, a spokesman for the mayor said on Thursday. The inspector, Ronald Wagenhoffer, 52, died ...

AP Exclusive: Building inspections in wake of Bangladesh disaster show other ... - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Thu, 06/13/2013 - 11:50

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AP Exclusive: Building inspections in wake of Bangladesh disaster show other ...
Minneapolis Star Tribune
DHAKA, Bangladesh — Bangladeshi garment factories are routinely built without consulting engineers. Many are located in commercial or residential buildings not designed to withstand the stress of heavy manufacturing. Some add illegal extra floors atop ...
Bangladesh strengthens factory inspection departmentShanghai Daily (subscription)
AP Exclusive: Bangladesh factory flaws highlightedBeloit Daily News

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Reports: L&I inspector on collapsed building found dead - Philly.com

Thu, 06/13/2013 - 09:56

Reports: L&I inspector on collapsed building found dead
Philly.com
The man who inspected a building on Market Street before it collapsed last week in Center City Philadelphia, killing six people, was found dead last night in an apparent suicide. Northwest Detectives said 52-year-old Ronald Wagenhoffer was found dead ...

AP Exclusive: Building inspections in wake of Bangladesh disaster show other ... - Newser

Thu, 06/13/2013 - 09:32

AP Exclusive: Building inspections in wake of Bangladesh disaster show other ...
Newser
Bangladeshi garment factories are routinely built without consulting engineers. Many are located in commercial or residential buildings not designed to withstand the stress of heavy manufacturing. Some add illegal extra floors atop support columns too ...

AP Exclusive: Building inspections in wake of Bangladesh disaster show other ... - Fox News

Thu, 06/13/2013 - 08:57

AP Exclusive: Building inspections in wake of Bangladesh disaster show other ...
Fox News
DHAKA, Bangladesh – Bangladeshi garment factories are routinely built without consulting engineers. Many are located in commercial or residential buildings not designed to withstand the stress of heavy manufacturing. Some add illegal extra floors atop ...

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Research and Markets: Analysis of the Global Thermography Market in the ... - Wall Street Journal (press release)

Wed, 06/12/2013 - 18:06

Research and Markets: Analysis of the Global Thermography Market in the ...
Wall Street Journal (press release)
The global thermography market in the building inspection industry has witnessed an impressive recovery in recent times. This trend is expected to continue over the next 5 years. Pressing environmental concerns, and increasing government regulation on ...

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Bangladesh strengthens factory inspection department - Shanghai Daily (subscription)

Wed, 06/12/2013 - 10:46

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Bangladesh strengthens factory inspection department
Shanghai Daily (subscription)
Like Tazreen, the building Rana Plaza itself stood as a gross violation of building-control laws as there were many separate production units making garments and doing other businesses at the site. Officials say shortage of manpower over the last years ...
300 Bangladesh garment factories may be unsafeCBS News

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Building Inspection Service in Newcastle Offers Great Service - PRWire (press release)

Wed, 06/12/2013 - 01:16

Building Inspection Service in Newcastle Offers Great Service
PRWire (press release)
For those people who are looking to purchase a property without investing in a home full of problems then good news ids here. Hunter Pre Purchase Inspection Company is now offering full building inspections for all potential homeowners in Newcastle.

What Building Collapse Questions Must Be Answered by Grand Jury? - NBC 10 Philadelphia

Tue, 06/11/2013 - 20:54

NBC 10 Philadelphia

What Building Collapse Questions Must Be Answered by Grand Jury?
NBC 10 Philadelphia
Q: Although city officials claim demolition work had not begun on 2136 Market when an inspector visited 2134 Market Street, the contractor had a permit to work on the other building. Knowing this, why did the city not return to the other work site ...
Grand Jury to Convene on Building Collapse in PhiladelphiaNew York Times
Fatal Philadelphia Building Collapse Case UpdateThe Herald | HeraldOnline.com
Grand jury, Council committee to investigate building collapsePhilly.com
PR Newswire (press release)
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Taipei to inspect buildings' 'health' - Taipei Times

Tue, 06/11/2013 - 16:04

Taipei to inspect buildings' 'health'
Taipei Times
The Taipei City Government will launch a home inspection program next year to identify apartments that are 30 or more years old and in need of maintenance or reconstruction work as part of its bid to promote urban renewal. The initiative, dubbed the ...

Grand Jury to Convene on Building Collapse in Philadelphia - New York Times

Mon, 06/10/2013 - 22:51

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Grand Jury to Convene on Building Collapse in Philadelphia
New York Times
Carlton Williams, the city's commissioner of licenses and inspections, said on Friday that his officers had not conducted a required inspection of the building before demolition began because the contractor had failed to notify the city, as required ...
Philadelphia building collapse: Crane operator to be charged with manslaughterabc7.com
Grand jury, Council committee to investigate building collapsePhilly.com
Philadelphia building collapse: Criminal probe apparently under wayCBS News

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New Building Committee To Inspect Hartford Schools - Hartford Courant

Mon, 06/10/2013 - 21:55

New Building Committee To Inspect Hartford Schools
Hartford Courant
A new building committee will inspect city schools this summer and recommend repairs that should be prioritized in light of a partial ceiling collapse last week at McDonough Expeditionary Learning School, school officials said Monday. The board of ...

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Victim's Attorney: 14-Foot Steel Beam Possibly Used to Demolish Building - NBC 10 Philadelphia

Mon, 06/10/2013 - 12:53

NBC 10 Philadelphia

Victim's Attorney: 14-Foot Steel Beam Possibly Used to Demolish Building
NBC 10 Philadelphia
Experts go through the rubble of a building collapse in Center City searching for evidence. Six people were killed when a wall fell on top of a Salvation Army store Wednesday. Attorneys for those victims are starting to look for clues about what went ...

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