Worst Industrial Disasters of All TimeFor all of the things industry has done for our planet, it goes without saying that disasters unfortunately happen as a part of it, some of which can be devastating. Here are the worst industrial disasters that have ever happened.
The Chernobyl disaster of 1986 completely eradicated the city of Chernobyl to the point of it becoming a radioactive wasteland filled with abandoned buildings and nuclear waste that if you went there, you would die in approximately -100,000,000,000 milliseconds, that's how bad this disaster was. Still tragic to this day after 37 years.
I remember hearing about this the main reason was that the lower levels of the building were designed to support 3 stories but instead it had 5 and heavy machinery only made it worse. 1,134 people died and 2,500 were injured (honestly surprised how many people survived given a five story building collapsed on them). I hope future construction companies, safety planners etc. learn from this mistake.