16 Worst Engineering Fails

Engineering can be a tricky business. What looks right on paper may not hold up in real life. And plans can be so complex that no one realizes until it’s too late that a set of stairs leads to nowhere, that the second-floor garage is not accessible to cars, or that the tree growing right in the middle of the driveway may cause some problems.

From the humorous to downright deadly, we’ve got 17 engineering fails guaranteed to surprise you.

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