Construction, Safety Culture and Behavioral Safety

Report Makes a Strong Case for Safety Culture

Construction companies with a robust safety culture fared impressively compared to other contractors, according to an in-depth report. Find out more about the benefits they’re realizing, including some that go beyond worker protection.

Dodge Data & Analytics looked at the performance of 254 U.S. contractors on 33 leading indicators of safety culture and compared the findings with a previous study conducted in 2012. The research revealed wider use of safety management practices in the construction industry and found benefits for contractors on the high end of the safety culture scale, compared with those at the low end.

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