National Work Zone Awareness Week is dedicated to the safety of our workers, roadways, and drivers. As part of our commitment to safety, I Build America – Ohio is giving safety managers the spotlight to share why safety is so important to our crews and our communities — and how the public can do its part. Check out the profile below for a first-hand look at why safety is important today and every day!
Name: Crystal Barga
Company: Walls Brothers Construction
Years Working in Construction: With Walls since 2005 and previous construction industry since 1996
How did you begin your career in construction?
My granddad owned his own Construction company.
How do you contribute to the overarching safety of your company’s workforce?
What does your company do to ensure safety on the job?
Reflective ppe, signs, and cones.
What is one thing you wish the general public knew about safety in construction?
We have families, too! Respect and patience.
How can the public help keep construction workers and work zones safe?
Watch your speed, STOP using your phone and texting in work zones