The cause of death of construction workers in a tunnel in Moscow

The reason for the deaths of two builders in the tunnel on the Kaluga highway in New Moscow was the human factor. This was stated by the head of the Moscow Department of construction Andrey Bochkarev, reports TASS.

“The human factor, equipment violation, such things unfortunately happen. The engineers checked the basic standard technological methods, — said Bochkarev. In this case laid concrete on the floor, improperly installed formwork”.

According to him, stands with a height of four to five metres was incorrectly mounted and collapsed in the transmission of concrete.

The collapse of the tunnel under construction in the Kaluga road occurred on March 2. Under the debris killed two people. For violation of safety rules at conducting civil work criminal case.