In the construction world, safety is a big deal. While we have many types of equipment to minimize hazards, technology to reduce the chance of injury, and some of the best trainers in the world just a phone call away, statistics continue to show that construction has the highest rate of injuries requiring days away from work than any private industry sector. Those who work at elevated heights are the most at risk of suffering an injury:

These injuries most often occur because of human error. Workers tend to skimp on safety procedures because of schedule, time, money, or pressure from the bosses. Every time you walk onto a jobsite: But more importantly, remember that your loved ones are expecting you home every night. You cannot enjoy your family or provide for them if you are injured, disabled or bedridden. Don't be a statistic…follow safety standards and live a long and prosperous life.