Circus Company Contests Citation From Hair-Hanging Accident Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus have contested a citation after a May accident that severely injured multiple performers.
Feds Propose $7K Fine In Hair-Hanging Circus Stunt AccidentFederal workplace safety regulators have proposed fining Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus $7,000.
Circus Acrobats Plan Suit, Say Lives Have Changed After Providence AccidentLawyers for seven of the eight circus acrobats injured during a hair-hanging stunt say they plan to file a lawsuit after they conclude an investigation into what happened.
Injured Hair-Hanging Circus Acrobats Hire Law FirmSeven of the eight hair-hanging circus acrobats who fell to the ground during a stunt in Providence last month have hired a law firm to represent them.
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Circus Thanks Providence For Support After Aerial Performance AccidentThe owners of the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus thanked the people of Providence for their support after eight acrobats were injured in a performance there last Sunday.
Doctors: Unclear Whether Three Injured Acrobats Will Walk Again The medical professionals treating the acrobats who fell during a circus performance in Rhode Island say time will tell whether three of the women will walk again.
Acrobat Hurt In Providence Circus Accident Willing To Do Hair-Hanging Again One of eight circus acrobats who plunged about 20 feet to the ground during a hair-hanging act witnessed by thousands says she'll perform the stunt again.
Initial Phase Of Providence Circus Accident Probe DoneInvestigators have completed the initial investigation into a circus accident that sent eight acrobats hanging from their hair plummeting to the floor.
Providence Circus Accident Probe Focuses On Failed ClampInvestigators are focusing on a failed clamp in a weekend accident at the Ringling Bros. and Barnum and Bailey Circus in Providence.
9 Performers Injured During R.I. Ringling Bros. And Barnum & Bailey Circus Act Nine people were hurt in a frightening accident during a circus performance Sunday in Providence.