Gold Shovel Standard™ Certifies Damage Prevention Academy’s Training

Gold Shovel Standard™ Certifies Damage Prevention Academy’s Training
Texas Damage Prevention Training from Damage Prevention Academy becomes the first online training program to receive Gold Shovel Standard certification. CALGARY, AB (PRWEB) APRIL 12, 2017 Damage Prevention Academy, dedicated to providing industry-leading damage prevention and ground disturbance training, has achieved Gold Shovel Standard certification. Excavators working in the State of Texas can choose to use Damage Prevention Academy for their ...

Survey finds that nearly half of homeowners who plan to dig this year will put themselves and others at risk – Call 811

Survey finds that nearly half of homeowners who plan to dig this year will put themselves and others at risk – Call 811
Making a free call to 811 before digging for landscaping and other projects can prevent damage to underground utility lines and keep communities safe The Common Ground Alliance (CGA), the organization dedicated to protecting underground utility lines and the safety of people who dig near them, today announced results from a recent survey that found nearly half (45 percent) of American homeowners who plan to dig this year fo...

811 Reaches Masses through Victor Espinoza Partnership

811 Reaches Masses through Victor Espinoza Partnership
811 Reaches the Masses through Victor Espinoza Partnership Dear CGA Members: We hope you joined the 10 million NBC viewers and more than 100,000 spectators at Pimlico Race Course in watching jockey Victor Espinoza once again ride the “Call 811” message to an incredible victory at the 140th Preakness Stakes this afternoon! In addition to the race coverage, TV stations, newspapers and websites across the country are likely to feature photos that promi...

Proposed Changes to the NEB ACT 2015

The National Energy Board (NEB) is proposing to amend its regulations relating to damage prevention. The regulations that will be amended as a result of this initiative are the National Energy Board Pipeline Crossing Regulations, Part I (PCR Part I), the National Energy Board Pipeline Crossing Regulations, Part II (PCR Part II) and the Onshore Pipeline Regulations (OPR). The regulatory proposal will clarify and improve provisions for damage prevention.