Using BIM to Enhance Construction Safety and Health

Building Information Modelling (BIM) is a digital representation of physical and functional characteristics of a facility. A BIM is a shared knowledge resource for information about a facility forming a reliable basis for decisions during its life cycle (see BIM Standard at The growing implementation of BIM has brought many benefits to building design and construction planning, and has been found potential tool for promoting safety throughout a building’s life cycle. The webinar highlights innovative applications of BIM in design, planning and on the construction site in support of Construction Safety and Health.

TOPIC 1 BIM and Design for Lifecycle Safety TOPIC 2 BIM promoting construction site safety – Industry examples
TOPIC 3 BIM in support of Determining Productivity and Safety Index

Dr Michael Behm

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Dr Michael Behm

  • East Carolina University
  • USA