Year: 2022 Source: Washington, DC: Authors. (2022). 13 p. SIEC No: 20220898
Mental health and well-being are high priorities for organizations across industries. This was true before COVID-19, however, is even more so now. Growing mental health concerns exist in the  construction industry because it ranks second highest in suicide rates among major industries. Multiple factors likely contribute to higher suicide rates and mental health concerns in the construction industry. This pulse survey was conducted to better understand mental health experiences and needs in the construction industry. The questions focused in four key areas: Leadership Engagement; Raising  Mental  Health Awareness: Resources & Strategies; Creating a Mentally Healthy Organizational Culture; and Enhancing Access to Services and Supports.