Leading construction companies are turning to technology to develop new corporate cultures surrounding health and safety. The long-term benefits are being recognized both by industry and government.
“We need to prioritize a culture of safety over a finish-at-any-cost mentality. This will benefit workers and ultimately prove good for business,” said Monte McNaughton, Ontario Minister of Labour, Training and Skills Development, told construction leaders at a recent CEO Breakfast. He added that safety is important for attracting new skilled workers. “Young people have different attitudes towards life and work than the generations before them.”…read more