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Ground Disturbance

  • Critical Hazard HSE 3215 Bay 5 16 Avenue North Lethbridge Alberta Canada (map)

Participants will be able to understand legislations and safety regulations, requirements as well as steps to take in pre-planning and items to consider when it comes to the actual dig. 




  • 8 hour duration
  • Clarifying sources when searching for underground facilities
  • Providing and receiving notification for facility owners
  • Approvals/crossing agreements and regulations required for creating a ground disturbance
  • Site drawing or plot plan
  • How line-locating works and types of exposure
  • Conducting a back-fill inspection
  • Permits and pre-job meetings
  • Emergency response plans and steps to take if an underground line is contacted
Earlier Event: October 18
Personal Fall Protection End User
Later Event: October 26
WHMIS 2015