Safety & Training


NUCA Damage Information Reporting Tool


Utility damage prevention to enhance safety and protect underground facilities is a shared responsibility. All excavators, utilities, locators, one-call/dig safe systems and others must take this responsibility seriously.

Understanding the Effects of Power Tool Vibration


Work-related exposure to tools that vibrate can cause fingers to feel numb and tingly. Extended exposure to mechanical vibration can cause a condition known as Raynaud’s phenomenon, which is sometimes referred to as “white fingers” or “dead fingers.”

Selecting Subcontractors

Selecting Safe Subcontractors


Among the most important issues to consider when selecting subcontractors is the subcontractor’s commitment to safety. Choosing a subcontractor with a poor safety record can lead to huge problems for the controlling contractor.