James Lomma

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Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Upper East Side Crane Boss Not Guilty in 2008 Collapse

James Lomma was acquitted of six charges, including manslaughter, in fatal 2008 UES crane collapse

Downtown »

James Lomma Under Watch Before Crane Collapse, Former DOB Official Says

A former Department of Buildings executive testified that James Lomma was being investigated.  

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Dad of Crane Collapse Victim Calls Company Owner 'Coward'

Donald Leo Sr. took the witness stand Wednesday to describe what he saw the day his son died.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

UES Crane Collapse Company Owner Concerned About 'Bottom Line,' DA Says

James Lomma allegedly caused the deaths of crane operator Donald Leo and sewer worker Ramadan Kurtaj.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Manslaughter Charges Upheld in Fatal Upper East Side Crane Collapse

James Lomma and Tibor Varganyi were charged with causing the deaths of two crane workers.

Manhattan »

Crane Rigger 'Recklessly Ignored' Safety Procedures, Says Prosecutors

William Rapetti is standing trial for manslaughter and other charges.