How Balfour Beatty takes a multipronged approach to severe weather preparedness

Christopher Diaz is vice president of safety, wellbeing and environmental for Balfour Beatty US Properties division in Florida and Eric Yates is environmental wellbeing and safety supervisor for the company’s US civil division in North Carolina. Opinions are the authors’ own.

Atlantic hurricane season is underway, and year just after year, report-breaking significant temperature impacts the nation’s coastal regions around the Atlantic Ocean, Caribbean Sea and Gulf of Mexico. 

Hurricanes can be unpredictable, and it normally takes a focused, experienced and very well-geared up contractor to think in advance of a storm. From home and tools injury to production downtime and restoration expenses, significant temperature not only threatens the profitable delivery of construction assignments, but also endangers the safety of individuals. 

As an infrastructure contractor with work throughout the state, Balfour Beatty attracts greatest tactics and supports the collaborative execution of storm preparedness programs throughout a huge array of task

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