Monthly Archives: March 2013

Safety Dance

Image 1.3At CDG Builders, our top priority is safety; safety for our employees in the field, as well as our clients who continue to work while we do. We strive for an accident-free work place, year over year and it’s easy to see why. Over 3 million nonfatal injuries and illnesses were reported in 2011 across all industries, according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics. Of those injuries and illnesses, more than 8% were construction related incidents. The number may be off-putting, but, with safety continuing to be the primary focus for the construction industry, in the last few years there has been a noticeable decline of reported incidents. This decline can be attributed to a number of factors, the most substantial being a general concern for worker and building occupant safety and well-being. (continued.)