Diggers Hotline and the Damage Prevention Council of Wisconsin are hosting multiple excavator safety awareness programs throughout the state of Wisconsin in 2019.
Contractors, excavators, builders, landscapers, municipal workers and utility workers are encouraged to attend these safety meetings every year.
The meetings promote safe digging practices and emphasize the importance of calling 811 before you dig.
Training sessions around the area are as followed:
Janesville- Jan.18 @ 7 a.m. (Holiday Inn Express -Janesville Conference Center)
Darlington- Jan. 29 @ 7 a.m. (The Bridges)
Middleton- Jan. 30 @ 7 a.m. (Marriott Madison West)
Wisconsin Dells- Jan. 31 @ 7 a.m. (Wilderness Territory- Glacier Canyon Lodge)
Juneau- Jan. 21 @ 4 p.m. (Juneau Community Center)
There is no fee to participate, but attendees must register online at diggershotline.com.