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Preventing Suicide in Construction

April 16 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am


Preventing Suicide in Construction

No cost to attend!


April 16, 2020 / 8:00 am – 10:00 am


Creating an “Inside the Helmet” Culture of Awareness

Seminar Description:

Learn more about the Construction Industry Alliance for Suicide Prevention:

Men in the construction and extraction industry have the highest rate of suicide among all occupational groups. Statistically, construction employees are at a higher risk. This is because men, who make up 91% of the construction workforce, are more likely to die by suicide than woman. In addition, the construction industry employs a large population of veterans, who have a 1.5 times greater risk of suicide as compared to non-veterans.

This is a public health crisis. ABC Keystone is committed to providing education in identifying risks among the workforce, creating a normalized culture for conversations about mental health and training helpers for individuals who are struggling.

Benefits of Attending:

  • Learn how you can help your workforce raise awareness about the importance of mental health
  • Normalize conversations around suicide and mental health through company culture
  • Gain tools and resources to help integrate suicide prevention into safety talks
  • Decrease risks and costs associated with suicide in construction

Suicide Prevention Resources:

Visit the Construction Industry Alliance for Suicide Prevention’s website for resources, including:

  • Implement a suicide prevention program in the workplace
  • Where do you begin?
  • Prevention
  • Intervention
  • Postvention
  • Resources for Veterans


Greg Sizemore, Vice President of Health, Safety, Environment and Workforce Development and Vice Chair of the Board of Trustees of Construction Industry Alliance for Suicide Prevention (CIASP) – Sizemore is tasked with directing ABC’s long-range strategic objectives related to creating an innovative, skilled, productive, healthy and safe workforce. Previously, he served as senior manager of craft development for Zachry Industrial, Inc., San Antonio, Texas, a role in which he provided enterprise-wide workforce development expertise to business development leaders, project management teams and clients. Sizemore has also worked for BE&K, Inc., Birmingham, Alabama, with recent roles as a manager of construction training and an employee training manager.

Preferred registration date: April 9, 2020

Free to attend! 

If you must cancel for any reason, please contact us immediately. Cancellations received less than 7 days of the start of class cannot be refunded; substitutions are permitted.

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April 16
8:00 am - 10:00 am
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Michele Cook


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