The Berkeley Balcony Tragedy: More Inspections Aren’t Enough
In the early morning of June 16, 2015, in Berkeley, California, the lives of 6 young people were snuffed out because the balcony they were standing on collapsed. Building failures happen all the time, but the press and government largely ignore them because nobody died. With these six tragic deaths (and serious injury to seven others) the press is now all over it. We have daily reports of experts opining on the cause (rot caused by moisture intrusion into the wood beams supporting the balcony.) Read the article………
Whether you are a newly minted board member or a seasoned hand, the ongoing tasks of the association can occupy all your allotted time.
On Wednesday, January 16 at 9:30 am in the Charleston County Courthouse two years of expensive and massively disruptive litigation
This question was posed to me recently. I checked with two Reserve Specialists for their opinions Here are there comments: