• Engineering
  • Published 2013

Towards development of safety and health culture in construction industry

@inproceedings{Azmi2013TowardsDO,
  title={Towards development of safety and health culture in construction industry},
  author={Muhammad Azlan Azmi and Muhamad Amirul Zainudin and Fauzi Rashid and Mohd Nasrun Mohd Nawi and Wan Nadzri Osman},
  year={2013}
}
The construction industry is an important sector of any national economy, especially regarding its employment potential.But accidents, injuries and fatalities continue to occur unabated on construction site around the world at consistently high rates.The construction areas tends to have a low awareness of the long- term benefits of safety practices, while the tendering process often gives little attention to safety, resulting in cost and corner cutting.Sometimes, safety is found to be a first… CONTINUE READING