Safety at a job site in the construction industry has always been an issue. A small slip anywhere can lead to dire consequences. Now the industry is looking at Artificial Intelligence to find solutions.
With an increasing amount of site related data, AI can improve the accuracy of predictions and minimize risks. For example, AI can analyze trends and detect repetitive risks or reoccuring issues. Special attention to these specific issues can help address any imminent danger.
AI can not only predict risks but also can identify certain practices that should be ramped-up and others that need to be eliminated all together. According to a recent studies, proactive measures can curb incidents by at least 85%. However, deploying a complete AI system entails data capture from sensors, cameras, and in-house information coupled with employee engagement and advanced technology.