According to an analysis by AEC Business, new research is shining a light on how improved situational awareness can help workers be more productive and companies more profitable.
In New South Wales, the $341 million Concord Hospital development is a pilot project testing out a five-day work week. There are hopes the project, due for completion in 2021, will demonstrate that a shorter … about Calls for New Standards to Reduce Suicide Rates
When you are fatigued you are also going to have trouble focusing, understanding, and solving problems. But, you still need to work the hours necessary to get the job done. Here is practical advice for … about It’s Not Time You Need To Manage, It’s Your Energy
Where does your company sit on the safety spectrum? According to a new report from ACA Research, a lot depends on the integration of your safety practices and proper identification and management of risks. Procore … about Improving Safety for Everyone on Construction Sites
Safety technology and best practices for general construction site safety have come a long way in recent years. However, by the numbers, construction still remains one of the most dangerous professions there is.
The AIHA has identified four key health hazards of the construction industry: material handling, noise, air contamination, and high temperatures. Just like with other safety issues, it is important that construction workers are aware of … about Top 4 Job Health Hazards and How to Prevent Them
Scaffolding is essential for most building projects, but according to SafeWork NSW, it’s also something too many sites just are not getting right. As part of Safe Work Month, the results of a recent inspection … about Thinking Better and Doing Better With Scaffold Safety
While construction companies need to focus on the “fatal four,” they also need to stay on top of emerging safety and health risks. Green jobs, new technologies, changes in business practices and in the workforce … about Getting Ahead of Unsuspecting Worker Safety Health & Risks
A proactive approach to good mental health is crucial for the construction industry, which sees a disproportionate number of its workforce affected by mental health issues. Those working in the construction industry are more than … about Getting On The Front Foot About Mental Health
Although there are things about construction jobsites that pose risks that are similar to those of any other type of work environment, there are also aspects that are unique to construction. Some of the unique … about Staying Healthy and Safe on the Jobsite