Time is money in the construction business. Schedules have to be followed and every hour accounted for towards completion dates. At the same time, construction workers must put safety first. They face occupational hazards every day from operating dangerous equipment to falling debris and climbing heights. Therefore, on construction sites, a dressy, expensive-looking watch won’t be practical. Construction workers need a timepiece that is as tough as the job.
Our Top Picks
Timex Ironman Endure 30 Shock Watch
Timex Expedition Rugged Metal Watch
SUUNTO Ambit3 Peak Smartwatch
Durability is the first requirement for the best watches for construction workers, right? It must be able to take bumps, scratches, and scrapes and survive abrupt drops. Due to the nature of the job, it must be shockproof and water-resistant. Functions must have ease of use and readability at a glance to eliminate costly distractions on the job. But tough and rugged doesn’t have to take a back seat to style and features for after-work occasions. Take a look at our collection of durable watches for construction workers to find one that meets all your needs.