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John Carpenter

Structures: We need to talk - communication in the event of failure

On 30 June 2005 the 17.40 train from Stratford on Avon narrowly escaped a disaster through the driver’s attention to the track ahead: the tunnel had collapsed. Had the train arrived a few minutes earlier, disaster would have resulted.

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