This bridge could collapse and cause a major disaster; Norbert Pike; safety director of the International Laborers Union; charged today after he made an on-the-scene inspection; looking over wood decking and other items which he claims are unsafe. In the background; 150 feet below he Leaside bridge; traffic pours steadily along the Don Valley Parkway. The bridge was picketed today by construction workers who say they won't work until safety is improved. Open in full size

This bridge could collapse and cause a major disaster; Norbert Pike; safety director of the International Laborers Union; charged today after he made an on-the-scene inspection; looking over wood decking and other items which he claims are unsafe. In the background; 150 feet below he Leaside bridge; traffic pours steadily along the Don Valley Parkway. The bridge was picketed today by construction workers who say they won't work until safety is improved.

Picture, 1968, English

This bridge could collapse and cause a major disaster; Norbert Pike; safety director of the International Laborers Union; charged today after he made an on-the-scene inspection; looking over wood decking and other items which he claims are unsafe. In the background; 150 feet below he Leaside bridge; traffic pours steadily along the Don Valley Parkway. The bridge was picketed today by construction workers who say they won't work until safety is improved.

Picture, 1968, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Canada - Ontario - Toronto - Bridges - Leaside

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0109645f