Legislative Tidbit – Underground Safety Commission

The new One Call Legislation requires an Underground Damage Prevention Safety Commission (Safety Commission) to support and enhance damage prevention. The Safety Commission will provide the following:

  • Making recommendations regarding:
    • Best practices and training
    • Policies to enhance public safety
    • Policies to improve efficiency and cost savings to the 811 program
  • Reviewing complaints of alleged violations and ordering appropriate remedial action/penalties

To learn more about the Safety Commission visit their website.