Info

Brady Heywood Podcast

Join forensic engineer Sean Brady as he discusses engineering failures and disasters. Sean examines both the technical and human causes of failure, explores failures in a range of professions, and talks about why our decision making is not nearly as rational as we’d like to think.
RSS Feed Subscribe in iTunes
2017
April
February
January


2016
December
November
October
September


All Episodes
Archives
Now displaying: Page 1
Sep 25, 2016

The structural collapse of walkways at the Hyatt Regency in 1981 was one of the most devastating collapses in US history. 114 died, over 200 were injured – needing the emergency rooms of 17 hospitals to treat them. We look at the story from the perspective of those involved.

Detailed article can be found at http://www.bradyheywood.com.au/uploads/263.pdf