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Improve Job Site Safety With These 4 Tips

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The nature of ever-changing construction projects continues to make them some of the most dangerous in the workforce, typically leading in annual workplace deaths. This is a scary reminder of the importance of worksite safety procedures. While not every accident can be prevented, here are four ways you can improve your job site safety to… Read more »

4 Tips For How Construction Managers Can Improve Communication on Work Sites

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Good communication goes a long way, no matter the industry you work in. Without it, you cannot be as efficient or successful. Knowing this, construction managers need to learn how to communicate effectively at their job sites. There are unique challenges, including a lack of technology like email and noise levels, that create barriers in… Read more »

5 Ways to Build Trust With Your Employees

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Without trust, your business will always be limited. Even if your employees work hard, you’ll never be as productive as you could be if you focused on earning their trust. Companies with a focus on building trust see more engaged employees with increased levels of efficiency. Consider it from your perspective – are you likely… Read more »

How to Immediately Make New Employees Feel Welcome

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A new employee’s experience at your company can be made or destroyed by their initial experiences. A bad first impression can lead to a hire doubting their decision to work for you and ultimately leaving. One of the keys to higher retention is creating a welcoming experience from the beginning. Here are a few ways… Read more »

How to Keep Your Construction Employees Safe During Roadway Projects

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A construction job comes with many goals, like completing the project within the deadline, but safety is always the top priority. When a site is safe, workers are more productive and positive, creating a more efficient site. Plus, costs remain lower without incidents, and deadline extensions aren’t necessary. A roadway project brings additional safety issues,… Read more »

What to do If There’s an Accident on the Job Site

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Maintaining a safe job site is one of the top priorities for a construction company. There are procedures to follow and standards to measure against that help keep everyone accident-free on the job. Unfortunately, despite your best efforts, incidents can still occur. Here’s what to do if there’s an accident at your job site. Start… Read more »

4 Ways to Create an Amazing Company Culture

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Nowadays, job seekers are considering a number of different considerations when looking at your company beyond just salary and benefits. They want to know about your workplace culture. Simply put, your culture is your company’s personality and the driving force behind the spirit of what you do. It’s shaped by your mission and is represented… Read more »

These are a Few of the Most Cited OSHA Standards For Construction in 2019

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When you work in construction or light industrial positions, you understand the importance of the standards set forth by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). To help out these industries, OSHA releases annual lists from its fiscal year that highlight their most frequently cited standards. Here are a few selections from the 2019 Top… Read more »

5 Important Tips For Motivating Your Construction Employees

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When you’re managing a construction site, you don’t want a team that goes through the motions to get the job done. This attitude can lead to mistakes and lackluster workmanship. You know the key is engaged workers who want to do a good job, and the key to this is proper motivation. While every team… Read more »

How to Keep Your Construction Workers Safe During Winter

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Winter is drawing closer, but that doesn’t mean your construction business is winding down. As your projects continue into the colder months, you need to be prepared for the changing weather conditions in order to keep your team safe and warm. Here are four tips to help you keep your construction workers safe during winter. … Read more »