New Dashboard: COVID-19 Vaccinations in Construction
Because COVID-19 vaccination is a crucial construction safety and health measure, CPWR developed a data dashboard that illustrates the trends and patterns of COVID-19 vaccination and hesitancy among construction workers in detail. It accompanied CPWR’s June 2021 Data Bulletin, which provided an update on COVID-19’s effect on the construction industry.
Latest Data Bulletin Examines COVID-19's Impact
The June issue of CPWR’s Data Bulletin provides an update on how COVID-19’s has affected construction employment and businesses, as well as information on workers’ attitudes about vaccination.
COVID-19 Vaccine Resources for Construction
CPWR has collaborated with universities and the National Institute for Occupational Safety & Health to develop resources — including an FAQ and infographics — to help the construction industry understand the science and benefits of the COVID-19 vaccine.
July 29 -- Fall Prevention in Roofing: A Discussion with the United Union of Roofers, Waterproofers, and Allied Workers
In 2019, falls to a lower level caused 401 fatalities in construction – 25% higher than 2018. Roofs were the primary source of 146 fatalities – a 28% increase from 2018. As part of the Campaign to Prevent Falls in Construction, CPWR is hosting an hour-long Q&A discussion with two representatives from the United Union of Roofers & Waterproofers about how workers of all trades can stay safe while accessing and working on roofs.