Report Shows Collaboration Practices Reduce Risk On Large Projects

Report Shows Collaboration Practices Reduce Risk On Large Projects

Nine in 10 building owners and contractors believe that increasing collaboration among project teams can reduce risk of future claims, according to a new report by Dodge Data & Analytics sponsored by Procore. The report highlighted the value of collaboration approaches including regular team meetings, formal brainstorms, and groups of stakeholders coming together to develop risk management plans together. The notion of such proactive collaboration practices has long been known throughout the construction industry, but with the rise of mega projects comprising huge numbers of subcontractors and partners, the stakes for mitigating risk have only gotten higher. Among the findings... Read More

5 Questions with Procore’s Quality and Safety Product Manager

5 Questions with Procore’s Quality and Safety Product Manager

Last week was OSHA’s National Safety Stand-Down, organized to place awareness around accidents on the jobsite. The scary truth is that construction is one of the most dangerous industries in the United States. Quality and safety is an important aspect of what we do at Procore. We sat down with Mark Weeks, Quality and Safety product manager at Procore, to get insight on the technological trends positively affecting safety on the jobsite and what we can do as an industry to make sure we continue focusing on this important topic. What are some of the ways that technology has... Read More