About the Excavation Safety Guide

Excavation safety and damage prevention publication

The Excavation Safety Guide is an annual publication that outlines the excavation process from pre-planning to job completion with articles written by industry experts.

The guide can help you save time, understand best practices and help you avert financial losses due to underground damages.

Providing the Excavation Safety Guide to your audiences an ideal way to communicate the importance of underground safety. Distribute the guide at safety meetings and through public awareness channels.

Each year, the Guide includes the important resources:

  • Articles about each step of the excavation process
  • Industry listings including one-call organizations and state laws
  • Pull-out safety poster
  • What to do when something goes wrong
  • Common Ground Alliance Best Practices