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Sunday, March 5 • 2:30pm - 3:30pm
The Value of Mental Health Awareness in the Roofing Industry

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When you think about job site hazards, physical risks are probably at the top of the list — an unprotected fall, an unmarked restricted zone, etc. But what about the dangers you can’t see? Construction workers are statistically at a higher risk for mental health issues than virtually every other profession and have the highest suicide rates of all industries according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA).  A 2020 study found that 83% of construction workers have experienced a mental health issue. This session will provide solid solutions and resources on the value of mental health awareness initiatives to provide safer job sites, a more profitable business, and combating the labor shortage by helping to attract, engage and retain your workforce.

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Mandy McIntyre

Owner, Level Up Consultants
Mandy McIntyre is the Owner of Level Up Consultants in Cleveland, Ohio. Before starting her own business, she was Vice President of 1st Choice Roofing Company in Cleveland where she worked for nearly 10 years in the roofing industry.  She serves on the NWiR DEI Committee, is Chair... Read More →

Sunday March 5, 2023 2:30pm - 3:30pm CST
Clear Fork/Elm Fork