Behavior-based safety approach that was introduced into the United States in 1930's and has been popular in manufacturing area since 1980's assumes that many of injuries and illnesses are the result of unsafe acts by workers. Behavior-based safety is a proactive approach to increasing safety in the workplace and in the community. It is based on sound, research-based, and behavioral practices, and are easy to use with minimal training.
Fact Sheet ID Number
Safety Equipment & Method in Construction
construction, behavior, safety
Date of this Version
ECT Team, Purdue, "Behavior-Based Safety in Construction" (2007). ECT Fact Sheets. Paper 202.