Construction Safety History and Innovation

Over time, advances in technology have made safe work practices increasingly achievable.  In addition to safer tools and items like fall protection harnesses, netting and PPE protocols, advanced technologies like software programs, robotics and virtual reality are increasing access to education and the ability to complete work items while avoiding injuries or fatalities.

Today we explore the history of safety, the technologies available and look at what the future may hold for continuing efforts to improve the health and wellness of construction workers.