Development of Safety Culture in the Construction Industry : a Conceptual Framework

  title={Development of Safety Culture in the Construction Industry : a Conceptual Framework},
  author={Mohd Saidin Misnan and Abdul Hakim Mohammed},
The nature of most accidents at the construction sites shows that the construction industry is unique. Factor involved include human behaviour, different construction sites, the difficulties of works, unsafe safety culture, dangerous machinery and equipment being used, and non-compliance to the various set procedures. Study shows that an accident and injury at the worksite is often the result of workers’ behaviour, work practices or behaviour and work culture. Safety and health culture are more… CONTINUE READING

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