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The materials found within this topic provide both a primer on basic insurance coverages within the construction industry and an in-depth resource to learn about the details of risk management. Coming off a hard (or sellers) market cycle in the mid-1980 s, the CII Insurance Ta...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Risk-Management/topics/RT-019 2/7/2016 6:09:20 AM
RT-45 was commissioned by CII to investigate Workers Compensation Insurance practices in the construction industry. Its research, published in 1998, had three objectives:To identify key elements of effective workers compensation management practices and their impacts on proj...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Safety/topics/RT-045 2/7/2016 6:20:28 AM
This topic contains two sources of information, both dealing with risk management in the construction arena. While the research summary is focused on management of risk for a construction contractor, most of the recommendations presented are equally applicable to owners, desig...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/Risk-Management/topics/RT-006f 4/27/2016 12:51:31 PM
Knowledge Area Definition The identification, assessment, and prioritization of risks followed by coordinated application of resources to minimize, monitor, and control the probability and/or impact of unfortunate events or to maximize the realization of opportunities. The st...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/risk-management 2/15/2016 10:22:52 PM
Knowledge Area DefinitionSafety is the identification and control of workplace hazards in order to eliminate fatalities, injuries and illness. Safety takes the form both of preventing events from occurring in the first place, and of protecting people from being exposed to or n...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/safety 2/15/2016 10:23:03 PM
Sunset Research Teams CII s first research team began in 1984. Click a team s name below to go to its listing in the CII Knowledge Base (KB). Some teams have multiple listings because they appear in more than one area of the KB. A few other teams do not have any products in th...
/resources/knowledgebase/sunset-research-teams 2/26/2018 3:25:00 PM
Health, Safety Environmental DefintionThe Owner and/or Contractor functions responsible for providing requirements and generalHealth, Safety and Environmental input to the project design starting in the Concept Phase.Topic Summaries
/resources/knowledgebase/project-functions-or-roles/health,-safety-environmental 2/15/2016 10:40:59 PM
Knowledge Area DefinitionProcurement is the acquisition of goods, services or works from an outside external source. Companies and public agencies often develop and follow defined procurement processes which are intended to promote fair and open competition for their business ...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/procurement-contracts 2/15/2016 10:20:01 PM
Knowledge Area DefinitionHuman resource management is a function in organizations designed to maximize employee performance in service of their employer s strategic objectives. HR is primarily concerned with how people are managed within organizations, focusing on policies and...
/resources/knowledgebase/knowledge-areas/human-resource-management 2/15/2016 10:21:09 PM
Safety DefinitionMeasures the practices followed by the project team to eliminate any possibility of personal injury or property damage on the project.Topic Summaries
/resources/knowledgebase/10-10-metrics/safety 2/15/2016 10:43:40 PM
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