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A Complete Guide to Writing Construction Daily Reports

  What’s a construction daily report?  A construction daily report is a document that includes all of the details and events of a single day working on a construction project. Site managers or contractors fill out and file these reports to keep an up-to-date record of the relevant project information. The reports typically include things […]

By Brian Sugarman on April 21, 2021
Tags: Construction
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How to Increase Productivity with Apps for Contractors 

  Your business can’t afford to lose productivity on paper-based processes or inefficient workflows. That’s why more contractors are starting to rely on mobile apps that help them efficiently complete tasks.  The construction industry is using apps built for contractors that help with paperwork, employee management, and everything else in between. Instead of keeping track […]

By Brian Sugarman on April 6, 2021
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How Digital Construction Inspections Improve Safety

Why are construction inspections required? Construction inspections are performed during all phases of a project to ensure that health and safety standards are being met. Employee health and safety is a top priority for construction companies and there are regulations in place set by OSHA to ensure compliance. In addition to the inspections that companies […]

By Brian Sugarman on March 31, 2021
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16 Construction Safety Stats to Know in 2021

Why is construction safety important? The construction industry tops the list when it comes to workplace injuries and fatalities, even with tightened safety regulations over the years. It’s important for companies to prioritize construction safety to minimize these risks and keep employees safe. When employees are safe, it strengthens your company’s reputation, and it leads […]

By Brian Sugarman on March 29, 2021
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What are the Main Stages and Processes of Incident Reporting?

Incident reports are effective tools to promote safety in the workplace. You want to do everything in your power to fill out your incident reports as professionally and effectively as possible. We have compiled a thorough list of the main incident reporting stages so you can ensure you’re taking every step to foster a culture […]

By Brian Sugarman on March 24, 2021

Incident Reports: The Complete 2021 Guide

What is an Incident Report? An incident report formally documents workplace accidents, events, or near misses. These reports are crucial for capturing the details of the events that occur in situations like damage to company property, personal injury, health and safety issues, security breaches, or personnel misconduct. Companies should file incident reports because they give […]

By Ryan Hersh on March 21, 2021
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How to Write an Effective Incident Report

Writing effective incident reports takes time and skill. Because these documents are so in-depth, you can feel overwhelmed and unsure of what to include. That’s why we’ve created the ultimate guide to writing incident reports. Below we’ve outlined everything you need to know about writing incident reports—and how to do so effectively.    Procedure for […]

By Brian Sugarman on March 18, 2021
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What are Safety Data Sheets (SDSs)?

What is a SDS and what is its purpose? The term SDS refers to a Safety Data Sheet that is used by chemical companies to stay in compliance with the regulations set by OSHA in the Hazard Communication Standard (HCS). Companies that manufacture, distribute, or import chemicals are required to provide Safety Data Sheets to […]

By Brian Sugarman on March 14, 2021
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7 Immediate Steps to Take After an Injury

Employee safety matters a great deal and the last thing anyone wants is to see a coworker hurt. However, the reality is an injury can happen to anyone at any time and without notice. The most important thing is to have a plan in place before an incident occurs. This way your organization can spring […]

By Brian Sugarman on March 9, 2021

What is Modular Construction and How Will it Change How We Build?

According to the Modular Building Institute (the MBI), modular construction is “a process in which a building is constructed off-site, under controlled plant conditions, using the same materials and designing to the same codes and standards as conventionally built facilities – but in about half the time. Buildings are produced in modules that, when put […]

By Nick Mirisis on February 27, 2021
Tags: Construction