Category: accidents

In 1990 a wrongly installed windscreen on BA Flight 5390 fell…

In 1990 a wrongly installed windscreen on BA Flight 5390 fell out, causing the plane’s cockpit to decompress and its captain to be pulled halfway out of the aircraft at an altitude of over 17,000 feet. The crew held onto the captain’s body fearing it would get sucked into the engine. The captain survived.

There is a bridge in NC with a clearance of 11’8″ that has…

There is a bridge in NC with a clearance of 11’8″ that has destroyed dozens of trucks trying to pass under it.

In the 80’s and 90’s, Domino’s guarantee of…

In the 80’s and 90’s, Domino’s guarantee of delivery within 30 minutes led to so many fatal car crashes, their employee death rate was compared to miners and construction workers. (Source)