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Old 06-23-2015, 11:45 PM   #1
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Berkeley Deck Collapse Findings


here it is:

http://www.cnn.com/2015/06/23/us/ber...rot/index.html
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Old 06-24-2015, 12:33 AM   #2
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Doesn't look like they have placed blame on anyone YET.

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Lawyers will go after everyone who has anything to do with that building and anyone involved with the construction.
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Doesn't look like they have placed blame on anyone YET.
cnn--it'll be global warming.
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Wonder if it was even treated lumber.
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cnn--it'll be global warming.
Climate change since we have been in a 10 year cooling period.
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CNN will say the joists were racist
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Print up some business cards and door magnets, " certified balcony inspector". It's a profession about to be born. You can get in at the ground floor and work your way up.
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It's amazing how the code books (and those who lobby the code makers....) focus so much on connectors and hardware when flashing should be a much bigger priority.
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It's amazing how the code books (and those who lobby the code makers....) focus so much on connectors and hardware when flashing should be a much bigger priority.

I'm sure like most things one can simply follow the money trail for the answer lol

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