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In the construction industry, the concept of social responsibility is already well established. But, it’s also constantly changing. And while few company executives or contractors disagree at all with the sentiments, living up to the expanding requirements of responsibility in construction can be challenging in practical terms.
The key point to recognize, however, is the fact that socially responsible businesses can be profitable businesses. The two are not mutually exclusive. In fact, as we’ll see over the next few pages, by taking steps to be more socially responsible, the modern construction company may very well become even more profitable.
In this guide, we’ll discuss several areas where construction companies can do business in a socially responsible way. We’ll cover the challenges they face, and practical suggestions for overcoming those challenges. And, we’ll look ahead at what the industry can expect in the near future, and how a socially responsible construction process fits into that picture.
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