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Construction Mishap Avoids Shitty Outcome

How can a worker who fell from a rising Battery Park City building be considered lucky? Let the Broadsheet explain: "The worker fell 22 feet from a ledge and landed in the complex's 'blackwater' tank, which will eventually be used to filter sewage for re-use in toilets, as part of the buildings' sustainable 'green design. Because the plumbing system within the partially completed buildings has not yet been activated, the tank was empty at the time of the worker's fall." Phew! He called for help using his cell phone. [Broadsheet, second item]