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2015 Excavation Safety Guide

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Excavation Safety Guide
2015 Front Cover
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CGA Conference
Be the Solution - Save Lives
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GCI Sales & Manufacturing Ad
GCI Genesis Trailers
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Safety Wrap
Like a hard hat for your pipeline
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Table of Contents4
Incident Manager
Use Rhino Incident Manager to record information for damage investigations
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Readership Survey
Add your voice to the Excavation Safety Guide
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Back Cover60
Before You Dig
Online Ticket Entry6
Taking "Best Practices" to a New Level8
DOTs and One Calls10
Pre-Excavation Checklist12
Locating and Marking
Understanding the Marks: Locating and Marking Practices13
Bridging the Gap Between Locators and Excavators16
Fundamental Steps to a Quality Locate20
Digging Safely
Contractor Safety Engaging the "Single Worker"22
Beyond the Manufacturers' Recommendations24
A Common Ground: Building a Framework for Shared Responsibility26
You Made the Call, Now What?28
Excavation Emergencies Poster29
Free Excavation Safety Resource Tools34
Confined Spaces, Hydrogen Sulfide and the Hidden Dangers36
You the Jury: A Damage Prevention Quiz38
When Things Go Wrong
Risk Management 101: Submit to DIRT42
The Cost of Not Digging Safely44
Resource Directory
Common Ground Alliance Excavation Best Practices 10.0
Resource Directory
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Community Assistance & Technical Services (CATS)
Resource Directory
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One Call and State Law Directory
Resource Directory
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Canada One Call
Resource Directory
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Industry Publications
Resource Directory
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