• Expert Speaks to Physical and Behavioral Health Issues Impacting the Construction Industry

    A robust construction industry is the foundation of a healthy economy. Construction and industrial tradespersons help build America. From the hands of trades workers come the necessary infrastructure and buildings where we conduct our lives in every way. The construction workforce helps build the economic prosperity and social progress we all enjoy. Unfortunately, the construction workforce is paying a steep price for their efforts. There is mounting evidence the construction workforce is a high-risk industry for various physical and behavioral health conditions.

    Our own Cal Beyer speak to this in an article in Building Idaho titled “Building Awareness for Suicide Prevention in the Construction Industry.”