TITLE

Judgement day

AUTHOR(S)
Perry, Dominic
PUB. DATE
August 2005
SOURCE
Commercial Motor;8/4/2005, Vol. 201 Issue 5139, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Analyzes the court ruling on the companies involved in the fire incident in Mont Blanc tunnel in France in 1999. Total number of people who were killed in the incident; Fines imposed on the French and Italian companies managing the construction of the tunnel; Issues on the safety records of firms involved in tunneling raised during the trial for the incident.
ACCESSION #
18044576

 

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