Call Before You Dig!
Most pipeline accidents occur when individuals are not aware of a pipeline’s location before they begin their work. The best way to solve this is to call before you dig! No matter if you are a homeowner or a professional excavator, one easy phone call to 811 starts the process to get underground pipelines and utility lines marked for FREE. You should call 811 if you are planning any sort of digging project, whether you’re planting shrubs in your yard or beginning work near a major gas pipeline right-of-way. When you call 811 from anywhere in the country, your call will be routed to your state’s One-Call Center. Within two business days, the underground pipelines and utility lines around your home, business or property will be marked and you will be able to dig safely. If you prefer to go online to report your digging plan, visit call811.com