More than 20% of workplace fatalities in the U.S. occur on construction sites. On average, that means a lack of on-site construction safetykills about 1,000 people a year, while one in ten construction workers will experience an injury in the same time frame.
Many construction companies give lip service to improving these numbers, but few do as much to improve worker safety asSkanskadoes. Since 2003, Skanska has made it their goal not just to improve construction safety, but to achieve a truly Injury-Free Environment. One of the largest construction and development companies in the US, Skanska makes safety and risk management core missions of their organization.