Bridge eyebars raise serious safety questions, experts say

11/17/2009 | KGO-TV (San Francisco)

Eyebars are in place in bridges all over California, despite their inherent structural flaws, engineers say. A cracked eyebar recently led to a serious accident on the San Francisco Bay Bridge. Under federal law, bridges designed with eyebars must be inspected every two years. However, some experts believe regulators should reconsider inspection intervals.

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