Halifax Crane Collapse Class Action

Thornbloom Boutique Limited v. W.M. Fares Architects et al

Nova Scotia Supreme Court File: Hfx No. 492055

On October 18, 2019 Wagners filed a proposed class action in the Supreme Court of Nova Scotia on behalf of residents and businesses alleged to have been affected by the collapse of a crane during post tropical storm Dorian on September 7, 2019.

The proposed class action was filed by proposed representative plaintiff Thornbloom Boutique Limited against W.M. Fares Architects Inc., W.M. Fares & Associates Incorporated, Lead Structural Formwork Limited and The Manitowoc Company, Inc., on behalf of residents and businesses within the area evacuated to address the crane collapse and permit its removal. The action seeks recovery of damages alleged to be sustained by the class, including lost sales revenue, lost rent and costs of relocation.

October 18, 2019 – The Notice of Action and Statement of Claim was filed on October 18, 2019 with the Supreme Court of Nova Scotia.

The following documents concerning the class action that Wagners has filed in relation to the collapse of a construction crane in downtown Halifax, Nova Scotia on September 7, 2019 are available for viewing in PDF format:

To register and determine if you qualify for inclusion in Wagners’ proposed action, please fill out this registration form. If you have any concerns or questions please contact us by phone or email at [email protected].