Theme: Miscellaneous collapse
Bogota/Panama/Geneva, 19 May 2018 – Red Cross emergency volunteers are being mobilised to help tens of thousands of people threatened by the possible failure of a hydroelectric dam in the north-east of Colombia. If the dam bursts, devastating floods co …
The search and rescue operations may soon come to an end following the collapse of an eight storey residential building in Kware, Embakasi estate in Nairobi on Monday night killing two people. Before the collapse, residents noted cracks on some floors, leading to the quick evacuation of majority of the residents.
Emergency response teams, including search and rescue dog teams, respond to a fire and collapse of the Plasco Building, a shopping centre in downtown Tehran.