Controlling injury hazards in construction

Occup Med. 1995 Apr-Jun;10(2):395-405.


Using information from the U.S. government and the scientific literature, the authors identify preventive strategies for specific types of injuries and categorize features of employers and workers that are associated with low injury rates. They conclude that safe working conditions are possible and are related to the attitudes of workers and management.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Accidents, Occupational / prevention & control*
  • Age Factors
  • Attitude
  • Facility Design and Construction*
  • Humans
  • Occupational Health*
  • Wounds and Injuries / etiology
  • Wounds and Injuries / prevention & control*