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8 fundamental questions construction firms must answer to create an effective integrated safety program

Construction has a massive safety problem — and it’s costing firms untold losses in injuries, workers’ compensation and lost productivity.

In fact, the cost of all construction injuries in the United States in 2019 was $171 billion according to the National Safety Council. Liberty Mutual reports that workers’ compensation claims for construction injuries in the country amounts to over $58 billion annually.

A key solution to all these costly safety issues is an integrated safety program that uses digital technology to ensure that real-time safety data is accessible at all times.

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