AMC Bridge’s new technology, Construction Safety—Hard-hat Detector, helps make construction sites safer. (Stock photo; credit: borevina.)
The construction industry is a major contributor to the U.S. economy, consisting of over 7.6 million workers and creating $1.4 trillion worth of property assets annually.
Construction is also a high-risk industry. While construction workers make up only 6 percent of the U.S. labor force, they make up approximately 20 percent of w…