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Group focused on using AI for construction safety gains key members

Five notable firms have joined a construction industry group aiming to use artificial intelligence to predict hazards and conditions that lead to safety incidents at construction sites.

Skanska USA, Skanska Sweden, Webcor Builders, Obayashi, and concrete contractor Lithko Contracting have joined the Predictive Analytics Strategic Council. That group was launched earlier this year to share and analyze safety data.

The group uses an artificial intelligence-based system from image-analysis firm that aggregates information from each firm to predict incidents and hazards.

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