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    The company that built the stage ahead of last summer's deadly Indiana State Fair collapse appeared to be indifferent to safety standards, the state Department of Labor said Wednesday.

  • Indiana stage builder cited in state fair collapse

    The company that built the stage ahead of last summer's deadly Indiana State Fair collapse appeared to be indifferent to safety standards and fair officials were too slow to order an evacuation of the grounds, the state Department of Labor said Wednesday.

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    State fair officials, the stagehands union and a company that built the roof and lights rigging for a massive concert platform all share blame for last summer's deadly stage collapse at the Indiana State Fair, according to a government investigation.

  • Company: Sugarland resisted delaying Ind. concert

    Country duo Sugarland resisted delaying the start of a concert last August at the Indiana State Fair despite threatening weather that later caused a deadly stage collapse, the fair's top official testified in a lawsuit against the company that built the stage rigging.

  • This photo provided on Thursday Oct. 28, 2010 by The Notre Dame Observer shows Declan Sullivan.  Indiana has found that the University of Notre Dame did not maintain safe working conditions when Sullivan, a 20-year-old junior film student,  died Oct. 27 as he filmed football practice from a hydraulic lift that toppled in extreme high winds. (AP Photo/The Notre Dame Observer)  MANDATORY CREDIT. NO SALES

    State fines Notre Dame $77K after student's death

    The 20-year-old Notre Dame student who was killed when the hydraulic lift he was on fell over as he filmed the football team on a windy day had expressed displeasure about practice being held outside, according to a state report released Tuesday.

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