Elderly dies after hit by roughter in Japan

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A 72-year-old elderly, Sugano Rokuro, who was riding a bicycle died when a rough terrain crane collided with a bicycle in Nerima Ward, Tokyo on the morning of the 10th Jan 2022. The accident occurred at the intersection of Chikawa-dori, Nerima-ku, Tokyo. The 49-year-old Yoichi Yonemura (49), who was driving a rough terrain crane, was … Read more

Mobile crane collapsed in a densely populated residential area in Tokyo

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On the morning of the 16th November, at a demolition worksite in a residential area in Kita-ku, Tokyo, the rough terrain crane working on-site suddenly collapsed and turned upside down.  Fortunately, no one was injured, but it has not been removed, and more than 10 households in the area have been evacuated. Around 10 am … Read more

Crane recovers derailed train in Tokyo

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The earthquake that occurred about 10.41 pm on 7th October, it has caused one of the Metro’s trains on Nippori-Toneri Liner to be derailed. The Nippori-Toneri Liner is an automated guideway transit system between Nippori Station in Arakawa and Minumadai-shinsuikōen Station in Adachi, Tokyo, Japan. It is operated by the Tokyo Metropolitan Bureau of Transportation. … Read more