Posts tagged ‘high rise’

November 3, 2018

High Flying Woman

by duncanr

acording to the person who posted this video . . .

“I work for a company called Oak Branch Advisors and we’re located in the KPMG building in Downtown Dallas. It was still fairly early in the morning and I was having a friendly chat with a co-worker and that’s when I saw a lady drop down on a rope outside the window. The thing that amazed me the most was the fact that we’re 17 floors up. Well, I whipped out my phone and simply started recording.”

June 5, 2012

Catch a Falling Maid

by duncanr

Cleaning windows is a dangerous undertaking in Singapore. Nine Indonesian maids – so far this year – have fallen to their deaths from high rise flats while washing windows or hanging laundry. In response, the Manpower Ministry has decreed maids are no longer to clean the outside of windows without supervision.

In the latest incident, a 29 yr old maid fell from a 12 storey flat. She was saved from death when . . .

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