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How does Prefabrication Technology Improve Construction Safety Standards

by EPACK Solution Best-Prefabricated Structure Manufacturer in India

The construction sector has traditionally been one of the most challenging in terms of risks and worker danger. Among all the workers across myriad sectors, the most at risk are from the construction sector and this is constant all over the world. Owing to this, safety becomes an utmost priority to be considered at each and every stage of a construction project.  

 

The traditional age-old methodologies of construction result in severe injuries and fatalities mainly due to the four factors that are - falls, being struck by heavy objects, electro locations and equipment failure. By eliminating all these factors, better standards of safety can be ensured at construction work sites and thus valuable lives can be saved.  

 

Prevention of construction worksite dangers by adopting safe prefabrication methods 

In the construction sector, any opportunity that presents low risk factors and guarantees better worker safety is utmost cherished. As the conventional building development methods are dependent on a vast number of factors, there are lots of risks that arise due to each.

 

With the adoption of modular construction or prefabrication technology such as involved in construction of modular prefabricated site office structures, significant technical improvements to the overall construction processes can be targeted.  

 

Prefabrication derives techniques from manufacturing and thus a vital aim is to improve the safety while mitigating worker risks at each and every stage of the process. At a specialized facility supported by modern automation solutions, individual components of a building structure are manufactured and then assembled.

 

Prefabrication and the top construction safety advantages from it

All over the world, prefabrication is hailed to be the ultimate advancement in infrastructure development sector. There is a vast range of advantages in terms of quality, cost-effectiveness, sustainability, swiftness as well as security that are to be gained from the same.


Here are top construction safety advantages from prefabrication technology -  

 

An absolute control over the process   

Traditional building development methodologies tend to be chaotic and hassled. This alleviates the possibilities of better control over the processes and thus risks are omnipresent. Prefabrication tackles these challenges by involving a controlled environment for the entire construction project facilitated by a dedicated infrastructure avail. 

 

This technology eliminates the risks for environmental conditions, falls, extreme weather, faulty tools as well as slips.

 

Minimal dependence of manual labor 

When the dependence of manual workforce in construction projects gets minimized, there is a resulting mitigation of risks. Involving use of automated machinery, the construction of modular site office structures and prefab buildings can be achieved without much reliance on manual labor.

 

Decluttering of construction site environment  

Enabling advanced levels of project handling and management, wastage reduction and elimination of clutter from construction sites is a prime safety feature of prefabrication or modular construction technology.

 

This process enables a better material flow and debris elimination thus resulting in a construction worksite that is much safer.  

 

Reduced dependence on scaffolding  

 

Scaffolding results in falls and slips of workers and is a prime cause of injuries at a construction work site. Scaffolds expose workers to great heights and the risks of falls as well as falling objects rise.  


Offsite construction as enabled by prefabrication eliminates the need of temporary scaffolding and a worker’s exposure to heights is minimized at best. The modular building construction involves majority of the processes that take place at “ground level”.  

EPACK as the best prefab construction company involves use of cutting-edge technologies and features in its processes that play a key role in saving lives. EPACK has a strong commitment towards maintaining the highest safety standards in its projects. 


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