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2014 SUMMIT A HUGE SUCCESS!

Building on 3 years of overwhelming success, the 4th annual MO CGA Damage Prevention & Excavation Safety Summit held on November 5th & 6th was
the best event yet. With 1,356 attendees, nearly 60 vendors, and more than 70 volunteers, the MO CGA continues to be the model for damage prevention and safety training […]

By |December 1st, 2014|News|0 Comments

IT’S ALMOST HERE! MO CGA SUMMIT IN LESS THAN 1 WEEK

We’re less than 1 week away from the nation’s largest CGA summit.
The response to the invitation to attend has been overwhelming and the 70 volunteers of the MO CGA are busy working to provide attendees with an unforgettable experience.
As we approach the event we wanted to bring a few items to your attention.
1. If you have […]

By |October 29th, 2014|News|0 Comments

Registration is NOW OPEN for the 2014 Safety Summit

Registration is NOW OPEN for the 2014 MO CGA Damage Prevention & Excavation Safety Summit held on November 5th and 6th at the Boone County Fairgrounds in Columbia, MO!

It is STRONGLY suggested that you register early as registration will close when we reach capacity. ALL classes, certifications, continuing education credits, meals, and events are […]

By |October 9th, 2014|News|0 Comments

2014 Damage Prevention & Excavation Safety Summit

The volunteers of the Missouri Common Ground Alliance are busy planning the 2014 Damage Prevention & Excavation Safety Summit. The event will be held November 5th & 6th at the Boone County Fairgrounds in Columbia, Missouri.
17 Classes all Free
This year’s event will feature 17 classes, all offered completely FREE of charge, many providing certifications […]

By |September 18th, 2014|News|0 Comments

APRIL IS SAFE DIGGING MONTH IN MISSOURI

As April approaches and the official start of “Safe Digging Month” officially gets underway in Missouri, the Missouri Common Ground Alliance would like to take the opportunity to remind you in April and all throughout the year to dig carefully – especially near underground utilities.

Throughout the nation and even recently in our own backyard, […]

By |March 27th, 2014|News|0 Comments

Damage Prevention & Excavation Safety Summit a HUGE SUCCESS!!!

As expected, the 2013 Damage Prevention & Excavation Safety Summit was a HUGE success! More than 1,100 people descended on the Boone County Fairgrounds on November 6th and 7th to attend the nation’s largest Damage Prevention Summit.

In addition to 18 courses provided completely free of charge, participants competed in locator and excavator rodeos and […]

By |December 4th, 2013|News|0 Comments

SAVE THE DATE!!! Summit Slated for 11/6 & 11/7

The Missouri Common Ground Alliance is pleased to announce that we will host the 3rd Annual Damage Prevention & Excavation Safety Summit on November 6th and 7th at the Boone County Fairgrounds in Columbia, MO!

In addition to the popular OSHA 10, Excavation Competent Person, and Locator Training that is offered FREE of charge to […]

By |June 21st, 2013|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

APRIL IS SAFE DIGGING MONTH!

(Governor Jay Nixon issuing the Safe Digging Month Proclamation)

On March 6th, 2013, Governor Jay Nixon declared April as Safe Digging Month in Missouri, highlighting increased awareness efforts throughout the month as homeowners and contractors begin to resume excavation activity statewide.

The proclamation marked the start of outreach in all corners of Missouri to remind those […]

By |April 23rd, 2013|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

MARK YOUR CALENDARS! THE 2012 MO CGA DAMAGE PREVENTION & EXCAVATION SAFETY SUMMIT WILL BE HELD NOVEMBER 7TH & 8TH!

Following the highly successful inaugural Damage Prevention & Excavation Safety Summit of 2011, the MO CGA will once again host the FREE event for utility and construction professionals! Mark your calendars now for November 7th and 8th at the Boone County Fairgrounds in Columbia, MO.

Nearly 900 people converged for the free courses and competition […]

By |August 22nd, 2012|News|0 Comments

The 811 Bike visits Missouri!

As One Call Concepts, Inc. was approaching it’s 30th anniversary, founder and CEO Tom Hoff was looking for a new and unique method for spreading the word about damage prevention. They teamed up with another leader in its respective industry, Paul Jr. Designs, to create this exciting new damage prevention awareness tool: the custom-built 811 Bike!

 

One Call Concepts has been taking the 811 Bike on a national tour, as a new way to share an important safety message at events that reach various industries and the general public. The tour included Missouri this June.

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By |June 19th, 2012|News|0 Comments