Not clicking before you dig could cost you everything
Leanne Delong | Fort Sask Online
Before you get that garden started or put a fence post in the ground, you might wanna click a button first.
May is Dig Safe Month.
“You’re keeping yourself safe, your family safe, community safe and the integrity of the breed of infrastructure that provides all services to all Albertans everywhere and many Canadians too across the country,” said Alberta One Call president Mike Sullivan.
The public is urged to visit clickbeforeyoudig.com or albertaonecall.com. It is a free service.
“By requesting a locate, we use our mapping software to provide those utility owners, with the information related to that locator request, so where that person is digging. Then they will come out and mark the underground infrastructure or they’ll provide an all clear,” he explained…(Read the full story)