In this article for Construction Executive, Triax Technologies CEO Chad Hollingsworth discusses of the Internet of Things can help the construction industry improve safety outcomes.
Worker safety remains a top industry priority. In May 2018, during the fifth annual Construction Safety Week, more than 80 construction companies and industry partners joined forces to reaffirm their commitment to ensuring that each worker returns home safely at the end of the day. Running simultaneously with OSHA’s National Safety Stand-down to Prevent Falls, these two initiatives highlight every individual’s contribution to safe outcomes at the jobsite, regardless of their job title or role at an organization. In the fast-moving, results-oriented construction industry, these events serve as a reminder to break from the task at hand and focus on the constant safety risks on a jobsite as well as the small choices that have a big impact on safety.
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