The Verrazano-Narrows Bridge
The Verrazano-Narrows Bridge is a double-decked suspension bridge that connects the boroughs of Staten Island and Brooklyn in New York City at the Narrows.
Verrazano Bridge tower and cables during construction without risers or ... The
latter's death became the subject of a chapter of Gay Talese's book The Bridge.
The History of the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge, 50 Years After Its Construction ...
the bridge together, who took risks and sometimes fell to their deaths in the sky, ...
Apr 22, 2014 ... These numbers may fall short of actual fatalities as these are the 'reported' ...
Verrazano Bridge (under construction 1959 – 1964) 3 reported ...
Sep 15, 2007 ... A hardhat fell to his death yesterday from the Verrazano Bridge after an 8500-
pound concrete barrier toppled on the span and knocked him ...
Sep 14, 2007 ... A construction worker fell 100 feet to his death from the Brooklyn side of the
Verrazano-Narrows Bridge this afternoon, apparently when a ...
Aug 17, 2003 ... The Verrazano-Narrows Bridge was built in five years between ... until three
fatalities prompted a job action after which nets were provided.
Nov 21, 2014 ... The Verrazano-Narrows Bridge — the first land crossing between Staten ... to
apply the name to the brand new bridge about to go under construction. ... of the
bridge, including young Gerard McKee who fell to his death in an ...
May 15, 2015 ... Alex Shell, 51. Verrazano-Narrows Bridge, october 29th .... 7) Construction
worker fatalities result in puny penalties for unsafe contractors.
Jul 1, 2014 ... He wrote about the construction of the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge, ... Gay
Talese's file from his reporting on a bridge worker's death in 1963.