Journal of Ergonomics

Journal of Ergonomics
Open Access

ISSN: 2165-7556

Nayef Saad

Nayef Saad

United Kingdom

  • Research Article
    The Safety Policies Practiced in the Construction Industry of Saudi Arabia
    Author(s): Yasir Azmat and Nayef SaadYasir Azmat and Nayef Saad

    Globally construction industry is one of the most hazardous industry and is responsible for the occurrence many fatalities due to accidents. In the Middle East, Saudi Arabia is the leader in the development of construction projects and the Saudi Arabian construction industry is recording a high number of accidents that cause injuries and fatalities. In Saudi Arabia, the implementation of safety policies and achieving an adequate safety culture is one of the key challenges. Construction firms contain well-equipped safety policy but lack of implementation of safety policy is a concern. Safety culture and overall safety performance require proper development and implementation of safety policy. Nonetheless, this subject matter has evoked quite a significant deal of debate in the current phenomenon. Correspondingly, a framework has been developed in this paper, addressing the issue of saf.. View More»
    DOI: 10.4172/2165-7556.1000242

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