Several people were reported hurt after a deck they were standing on collapsed to the ground in Teaneck, New Jersey
From a next-door neighbor’s property, you can see the aftermath of a deck that partially collapsed Saturday night and sent six people to the hospital. The deck, which stood more than 10 feet high, collapsed during a house party in Antioch on Pippen Drive. Neighbor Sakawa Bakoyema remembers hearing the loud crash as she washed dishes and kept an eye on her 2-year-old daughter.
A raised deck overlooking a pond and golf course is what convinced Koroush Khandehroo, a 47-year-old professor at the University of Regina, and his wife, Mahshad Khaniki, to buy a new townhouse in northwest Regina in 2015. For nearly five years, the couple considered the second-storey deck to be a peaceful oasis from which they could watch birds and golfers. Then, on June 22, 2020, the deck collapsed underneath them and turned their lives upside down.
An adult and a child were taken to the hospital Thursday afternoon after the deck on the back of a Lancaster County home collapsed, police said. The deck caved in around 1:48 p.m. Wednesday on Hopeland Road in Clay Township, according to the Northern Lancaster County Regional Police Department.
It's Important to Check Your Deck® Authorities say a man and woman were injured when their elevated deck collapsed at their home in northeast Des Moines while they were grilling food. The Des Moines Register reports the incident occurred just after 5 p.m. Monday. Des Moines Police Sgt. Tina Kalar says [...]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Michael Beaudry Phone: 215-679-4884 Email: Info@NADRA.org Check Your Deck® During Deck Safety Month® in May QUAKERTOWN, PA - (April 24th, 2018) -The North American Deck and Railing Association declared May as Deck Safety Month®. Each year, NADRA raises awareness about the importance of checking your deck through [...]
MEDIA CONTACT Michael Beaudry Executive Vice President Phone: 215-679-4884 Email address: Info@NADRA.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NADRA Provides Deck Safety Resources for consumers and pros At the start of summer, the North American Decking and Railing Association reminds homeowners to Check Your Deck® Quakertown, PA (June 21st, 2017) – The United [...]
Austin, TX - August 1, 2010 | A man and woman who survived a deck collapse at a condominium in South Austin Sunday morning returned to the scene this afternoon to get their belongings. "It was like boom boom and then you heard everyone screaming 'help, help,'" said Erica Hagar, 21, [...]