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Construction

NORA Construction Sector Strategic Goals

Goal 8.0: Increase understanding of factors that comprise both positive and negative construction safety and health cultures; and, expand the availability and use of effective interventions at the policy, organizational, and individual level to maintain safe work practices 100% of the time in the construction industry.

Intermediate Goal Number Goal Description Status
8.1 Create a working definition and framework for construction industry safety and health culture and improve understanding of the factors that contribute to a positive or negative safety and health culture in the construction industry.
8.2 Develop and expand the use of validated measurement methods for evaluating safety culture and safety climate in the construction industry.
8.3 Partner with construction stakeholders to develop and disseminate effective intervention measures for improving safety and health culture in the construction industry.
Page last updated:April 24, 2013
Page last reviewed:May 23, 2011
Content Source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Office of the Director

 

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