Construction Safety Management

Construction Safety Management
Safety requirements and responsibilities in construction; cost and impact of accidents; accident investigation; safety inspection; hazards analysis; substance abuse; record keeping.
 Hours2.0 Credit, 2.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 TaughtFall, Spring
 ProgramsContaining CFM 345
Course Outcomes


Understand how to create and manage an effective safety program in a construction company.


Ability to navigate OSHA’s 1926 document.

Safety Risks

Ability to identify safety risks on jobsites.

EMR & Insurance

Understand experience modification rates (EMR) and worker's compensation insurance premiums.


Assessment of the above learning outcomes is performed through instructor analysis of homework, exams, classroom observations, student feedback, and course evaluations.