Advancing safety in your workplace: improving construction safety through a positive safety culture

Advancing safety in your workplace: improving construction safety through a positive safety culture Introduction A business thrives on culture – it’s integral to the overall health of your business, it’s people and your customers. This also applies to safety. To be able to consistently improve safety in the construction industry, there needs to be a cultural change in the approach to safety (Fisher, 2006). This culture change makes a significant impact to the people at the greatest risk of injury: on-site workers. They’ve not received a consistent and

The SignOnSite employee safety culture tool

The SignOnSite employee safety culture tool Quantifying the culture of safety on your sites is a complex task. In keeping with our mission of providing the construction industry with tools to keep people safe, we’ve created a free tool to do just that: capture insights into the safety culture at your organisation. The free Employee safety culture tool lets you: 1. Easily get sentiment from your workforce Staff can easily and quickly respond to the pre-made survey on their phone or any internet-connected device, including

Managing safety compliance on your sites

Managing safety compliance on your sites Over the years our amazing clients have shared loads of safety wisdom with us – from awesome innovations to the “oh crap” moments. Today, we look at one of the challenges they’ve faced and the lessons we learnt from them. An auditor came to site and to answer three questions: Who’s on site today?Are they all inducted?Do they understand the risks and hazards of this worksite? The site manager gathered his thoughts and responded to the auditor, confident

How Procore customers are using SignOnSite to deliver projects on time and on budget

How Procore customers are using SignOnSite to deliver projects on time and on budget Procore is a proven tool that contractors use to deliver projects better than ever before. With its project management, quality & safety, financial and field productivity features, construction companies and their stakeholders have become significantly more efficient and effective. To get the most out of their investment, a growing set of Procore customers are also implementing SignOnSite. There are 2 main reasons Procore customers also get SignOnSite: To enhance

Why real time visibility has become 4.7 times more popular since 2016

Why real time visibility has become 4.7 times more popular since 2016 The interest in real time site visibility has increased by 471% since 2016 [Google Trends, see figure 1]. Figure 1. Data source: Google Trends Interest (yearly average of weekly interest) In 2016, the McKinsey Global Institute found the construction industry to be one of the least digitised industries in the world [source]. In the short time since then, the appetite for technology in the construction industry has dramatically