The contractor building the bridge is a partnership between two large construction companies. Granite and Archer Western are two separate firms that joined forces to build the multi million dollar bridge.
According to a Occupational Safety and Health Administration news release posted on its web site, five years ago, Archer Western was fined $76,000 for a double fatality construction accident in Atlanta.
OSHA reported that accident also involved concrete forms collapsing. OSHA issued the fine against Archer Western.