Construction-safety consultant who hired fake inspectors off Craigslist is going to the slammer


February 16, 2016 | Crain's

Construction-safety consultant who hired fake inspectors off Craigslist is going to the slammer

The head of a consulting company that faked safety inspections on dozens of construction sites in the city will spend up to three years in state prison, Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr. announced Tuesday. Richard Marini, 62, ran a company called Avanti Building Consultants, which was supposedly staffed with licensed safety managers who could inspect building sites. But…