Friday, April 13, 2012
Indiana State Fair Tragedy Update - Commission Reports Released
Back in August of 2011 there was a collapse of the canopy over the stage at the Indiana State Fair (http://theatresafetyblog.blogspot.com/2011/08/updates-on-indiana-state-fair.html, http://theatresafetyblog.blogspot.com/2011/08/indiana-state-fair-stage-collapse-post.html) that resulted in the death of seven people and injuries to over fifty others. The State of Indiana commissioned investigations to determine the root causes of the accident (or negligence) and these reports are now available to the public for review. They can be found at www.in.gov/sfc.