One thing for sure is that if you are undertaking construction work the end will be a very messy site and you do not have to take this up on your own. You may not keep the site on a top condition all the time but you should not have to put with a dirty place either waiting for the work to be over in order to do a professional cleanup. Make sure the professional cleaning is done regularly so that when the project comes to an end there will not be a big pile of mess to be sorted out. This saves on cost too because when the place is not extremely dirty the amount of time and resources invested in getting it clean is not as much. In order to be on the right side of the labor department and also occupational health, you need to make sure the conditions under which the workers are operating in are ideal. Violation of the right to a safe work environment can lead you to court cases which never end and this will drain you emotionally.
If you cannot make a conscious choice to make the working conditions better for the people working for you then you are not a good boss. Do not think that there will always be someone looking for a job that you can take to fill positions if the workers you already have quit due to the working conditions being unfavorable. You should make the changes that will make the environment safe and this will make sure you are not spending more of your time trying to get new workers but rather supervising the project. When you make sure the construction site is cleaned on a regular basis, your workers will be able to operate in a safe environment and that give you a better output and you never have to worry about wasting time in getting more people to work for you.
Dust and dirt that occurs at a construction site can be dangerous to the health of the workers. There is no other way out but to offer a compensation if it comes to the attention of the legal system that you are subjecting your workers to harsh working conditions hence forcing them to get sick. You are likely to find nails lying around in a construction site and there may be other construction materials that are sharp. Thus, make sure professional cleaners come in to get rid of such materials from the site because they can be dangerous if someone steps on them by mistake. Also, working in a clean environment increases productivity and you cannot bargain with this. This will see the project rolled up faster and you can proceed to the next stage.