Manhattan crane collapse 2016.2.5


(a) describe the disaster or failure in your own words, providing all relevant references as footnotes or endnotes,
(b) describe the cause of the failure in terms of human factors, extreme conditions, poor design, materials failures, and failures in operation/maintenance/organizational factors including how much each area contributes to the overall failure in your opinion (and be sure to defend your opinion).

Provide an analysis of risk in the case of your example (including complexity, vulnerability, probability of failure, costs, and mitigation). Include any psychological factors involved.

Please include references and a brief reflection

You could use the source from the text; Go to amazon kindle, and log in with ID : and check the book “Drilling down” and “Drift into Failure” in Library category.