Hanging by a Thread: The Life of a Bridge Inspector

Completing a rappel under truss lateral bracing members to see the connection.

Yup, that’s me. You’re probably wondering how I ended up hanging under a bridge over the Mississippi River. I’m a Certified Bridge Safety Inspector.
If you have questions after seeing people hanging under a bridge, in a basket suspended from the long arm of a truck, or have seen people crawling over the steel structure with seemingly nothing preventing them from falling off, I’ve got some a…
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