No structural movement prior to M1 bridge collapse - expert

2016-07-07 14:57

There was no structural movement on the M1/Greyston Drive pedestrian and cyclist bridge before it collapsed, a professor has told the inquiry into the incident.

Labour dept to address bridge collapse, Tongaat Mall

2015-11-30 16:17

A labour department official has said matters relating to the M1 bridge collapse in Johannesburg and the Tongaat Mall collapse near Durban would be addressed by December 8.

Cleansing ceremony to be held at M1 bridge collapse site

2015-11-13 05:38

A cleansing ceremony will be held at the Greyston Drive Bridge in Sandton for the M1 bridge collapse that killed two people and injured 19. Traffic will be diverted from the area for the ceremony.

Three still critical after Grayston bridge collapse, says dept - As it happened

2015-10-28 10:33

Three people are still in a critical condition in hospital following the collapse of the Grayston bridge in Johannesburg earlier this month, the Department of Labour has said.

Bridge collapse patients showing steady improvement

2015-10-16 21:30

All the injured patients who were hospitalised following the collapse of the Grayston Bridge in Sandton earlier this week, are showing steady improvement, the City of Johannesburg says.

Multiple probes into bridge collapse - as it happened

2015-10-15 17:30

Multiple probes into the bridge collapse in Sandton are under way, after the M1 was reopened and traffic flowing freely once again.

What you need to know about Joburg traffic before you leave the office

2015-10-15 15:16

Motorists stuck in morning traffic gridlock after a deadly bridge crash over a Johannesburg highway should have some relief going home.

Mayor to re-open M1 highway

2015-10-15 14:14

The M1 highway at Grayston Drive in Sandton is ready to be reopened.

Bridge collapse: Victim’s ‘soulmate’ gets dreaded phone call

2015-10-15 12:45

The girlfriend of a 21-year-old man critically injured in the bridge collapse near Sandton says she had no idea her boyfriend had been involved in the tragedy when paramedics called her phone late on Wednesday.

Murray & Roberts starts probe into bridge collapse

2015-10-15 12:13

Murray & Roberts has hired independent consultants to help investigate the deadly collapse of the support structure of a bridge being built over a Johannesburg freeway.


M1 bridge collapse inquiry to be public

2015-12-08 19:00

The commission investigating the deadly M1 bridge collapse have set their terms of reference, one of which is that it will be held in public.

Scene of M1 bridge collapse undergoes religious cleansing

2015-11-13 20:09

A religious cleansing ceremony has been held at the scene of the M1 Grayston Bridge collapse in Sandton where two people died and 19 others were injured, the City of Johannesburg says.

Grayston bridge collapse probe will take at least 6 months

2015-10-28 12:12

The labour department’s inquiry into the M1 bridge collapse that killed 2 people will take at least 6 months to complete.

Labour dept to release report on Grayston Bridge collapse

2015-10-28 05:15

A preliminary report on the findings of what may have caused the collapse of the Grayston Bridge earlier this month will be revealed by the Department of Labour.

Probes under way as M1 reopens

2015-10-15 19:35

The M1 highway at Grayston Drive reopened as two investigations into the cause of the bridge collapse got under way.

Murray & Roberts to fund funerals of bridge collapse victims

2015-10-15 15:38

Murray & Roberts, the company responsible for the construction of the pedestrian and cycle bridge which collapsed in Sandton, said it would contribute to the funerals of the two people who were killed in the incident.

M1 officially re-opened following bridge collapse

2015-10-15 15:11

The M1 highway has officially been re-opened following the deadly collapse of a temporary pedestrian bridge along the Grayston Drive in Sandton.

Murray & Roberts still has no answers for collapsed bridge

2015-10-15 13:41

Murray & Roberts, the company responsible for the construction of the Sandton pedestrian bridge that collapsed, says it could still not provide solid answers.


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Third critical bridge collapse victim still alive - Tau

2015-10-15 11:53

Reports that a third person was killed following the collapse of scaffolding for a bridge under construction over the M1 highway are untrue, Johannesburg Mayor Parks Tau has said.

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