Evaluation of Occupational Safety Culture in Construction Sector in the Context of Sustainability

Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering book series (LNCE, volume 7)

Abstract

Construction sector is one of the sectors where occupational-work accidents are highest. A way to minimize accident ratio in this sector is to manage the subject of occupational health and safety beyond the legal necessities. In this study, necessary precautions that company management has to take are explained for the development of safety culture in construction sector and they are evaluated.

Keywords

Occupational safety culture Sustainability Construction sector Occupational health and safety 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mursel Erdal
    • 1
  • Nihat Sinan Isik
    • 1
  • Seyhan Fırat
    • 1
  1. 1.Civil Engineering Department, Technology FacultyGazi UniversityAnkaraTurkey

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