Women In The Construction Industry

Australian female construction apprentices have more than doubled from 2010 to 2020. But, women in construction are still facing issues related to available opportunities, job satisfaction, equal compensation and acceptance as professionals. Yet, there are ways to both recruit and retain women for careers in construction. Read about the advantages for a business to be inclusive and how the construction industry can expand its female workforce.

Guide To Dealing With Workplace Bullying

The construction industry is one of the most hazardous. And, safety and health concerns also include mental health issues. And, they are major issues in the industry. In this context, it is particularly important to be aware and mindful of how to deal with workplace bullying. There is no excuse for bullying, ever.

The Importance Of Sleep Quality For Construction Workers

Sleep quality for construction workers is essential due to hazards in this industry. Feeling tired after working five days/nights often at odd hours of the day straight with overtime? Or exhausted because you have not been sleeping well? Workers in the construction industry can be at greater risk of shift-work fatigue and its impacts.

How To Manage Workplace Gossip And Rumors

Workplace gossip can be cruel and cause damage. People talk, a lot, especially on the job. When we spend more time at work with our colleagues, it’s human nature to want to get to know them – about their personal lives, and share your personal moments. But, people can go too far. If you’ve been working for a bit of time now, it’s very likely that you’ve come across gossip.

Work Health and Safety First For National Safe Work Month

October is National Safe Work Month, a time when Safe Work Australia invites workplaces to commit to building safer and healthier workplace, including the wellbeing of employees. Being healthy and safe means being free from physical and psychological harm. No job should be unsafe. All workers have the right to a healthy and safe working environment.

10 Facts You Didn’t Know About Famous Buildings

Famous buildings show the amazing (and sometimes strange) things that can happen in the construction industry. In this article, we share with you some interesting facts that you may not know about famous buildings and the construction industry. From the ancient pyramids to Newby–McMahon Building (the smallest skyscraper) to the Burj Khalifa (the tallest skyscraper), this industry has seen some fascinating projects in its lifetime.

Road Workers Safety and Tradies Health

Traffic controllers increase road safety but what about these road workers’ safety? August is National Tradies Health month and today we want to talk about road workers’ safety. For construction workers, Safe Work Australia has an information page with definitions, duties, requirements and other advice. For drivers, Australian Roads introduced the Safe System in its Guide to Road Safety. In this article, we’ll have an overview of both to see how to promote road workers safety and tradies health.

New Services For the Construction Industry

We have partnered with the best to offer new services for the construction industry. Today, we’re happy to share what we’ve been working on lately for our clients… Absolute Traffic Management has extended its list of comprehensive traffic control services in Sydney and NSW. Discover our 3 new services!

Construction Workers’ Mental Health

Construction workers’ mental health care is essential and the awareness conversation has been pushed into the limelight in 2020. Workers in the construction industry may have elevated prevalence rates of depression and anxiety. Today, we share advice on how to improve mental health, especially in the construction industry.

How Traffic Control Is Booming With Women

More and more female join the male dominant teams of construction businesses, especially female traffic controllers. And, this is partly due to the unprecedented demand for construction workers following the infrastructure booms across Australia. So, as a female-founded business, we are particularly sensitive to this topic. In this article, we’ll see why female traffic controllers are essential to the construction industry. And, how they can keep making their mark in the business.

What Are TCP and TMP?

TCP and TMP are tools to help you manage traffic safely on your worksite. When your undertaking requires a road closure, you need to provide a traffic management plan to council. In fact, you must prove that you make sure to eliminate or reduce any health and safety risk that may exist, through TCP and TMP. To do so, you need a Traffic Management (TMP) or Construction Traffic Management Plan (CTMP). And, this plan may include a number of Traffic Control Plans (TCP). But, what are they exactly?

10 Reasons To Choose Our Traffic Management Services

At our traffic management company, we believe it is of crucial importance to plan any project, no matter the size. And, it is important to plan it with attention to detail. So, we’ve got the best crew to do the job right, the first time around. In brief, we are not just an Australian owned business. But, a local Sydney-based business that knows what it takes to get a job done in our busy city and all surrounding areas.

With over 27 years of experience, Absolute Traffic Management is making waves in the traffic management industry. In particular, because we provide services and results worth talking about and bring innovation to the industry. In short, Absolute Traffic Management disrupts the traffic management industry and finally gives a service that’s worth talking about. And, that is why we are the leaders in traffic management and traffic control in Sydney today and into the future.