Category Archives: Industry News

New York State Public Service Commission

#NewYork811 would like to thank the New York State Public Service Commission in their participation and recognition of April 2021, as “Safe Digging Month”. Helping to promote the safe digging message, and protecting all New Yorkers and the surrounding communities! #NSDM#CGA  For Immediate Release: 04/07/21  APRIL IS “SAFE DIGGING MONTH”  — Excavators, Contractors and Homeowners: Call 811 […]

Global Excavation Safety Virtual Conference

Tuesday, April 6th, 12-1pm Join us for a FREE virtual tour of the New York 811 VR-X-SIM, The Future of Damage Prevention New York 811 will take participants through a virtual tour of our latest technology in excavation safety, the New York 811 VR-X-SIM. Developed in partnership with UTTO Technologies Ltd, this innovative state-of-the-art virtual […]

ATTENTION EXCAVATORS: New Safety Training Requirement

New York 811 Safety Education & Training Program MANDATORY LAW CHANGE (Senate Bill S.6756 and Assembly Bill 9985) On November 5, 2018, New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo signed Senate Bill S.6756 and Assembly Bill 9985 into Law with the intent to greatly reduce the number of excavation related accidents thereby providing greater public safety […]

ATTENTION: Wastewater Treatment Plant Operators

New York 811 NYS Continuing Education Course: Wastewater Treatment Plant Operators - Thursday, September 6th • 8am. Classes Avail now! Reserve your seat today.Visit:

REGISTER TODAY for a FREE Wastewater Treatment Plant Operators Continuing Education Course to meet your professional #EducationCredits for #NewYorkState Only the first 20 registrants will be accepted. Get your spot now. Register here:

April 2017 CGA Newsletter

April 2017: The April edition of CGA Update recaps National Safe Digging Month efforts across the country, details Shell Pipeline Company LP’s exciting NASCAR campaign in celebration of 811’s 10-year-anniversary and reports on the 811 Hot Air Balloon’s exposure to more than a quarter of a million potential diggers. The latest edition also features updates to […]