Miami Dade College Sues Builders Over Fatal Garage Collapse

Law360, New York (October 10, 2013, 7:31 PM EDT) -- The District Board of Trustees of Miami Dade College filed suit in Florida state court on Tuesday against the companies it hired to build a $22 million parking garage on the school’s Doral campus that collapsed and killed four workers last year.

The college claims breach of contract and negligence, among other counts, saying that on top of being responsible for the accident due to improper building practices, the defendants — led by Ajax Building Corp. — have also abandoned the project and made no attempt...
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