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Baltimore Bridge Collapse: Were There Safety Lapses?

The 21 Indian and one Sri Lankan members of the crew of the container vessel Dali, that rammed into the Francis Scott Key Bridge last week, remain on the ship, constrained by the ongoing investigation. Seafarers welfare groups say they are well supplied with food and water but cannot be brought ashore for now. For […]Read More

Baltimore Bridge Collapse: Focus On Heavy Lifting

This is what remains of the Francis Scott Key Bridge after a ship rammed into it about a week ago. The focus has shifted to hauling the shattered remains out of Patapsco River. That’s the first step towards reopening the Port of Baltimore and recovering the bodies of four missing workers who are presumed dead. […]Read More