April: Safe Digging Month

Celebrate April as Safe Digging Month! Below are resources to be used by stakeholders to share the importance of safe digging. For questions or to share additional ideas please contact mestes@georgia811.com.
Georgia 811 Resources

  • Safe Digging Month is a great time to educate your employees. Register for online training or request a liaison visit here.
  • To celebrate Safe Digging Month, Georgia 811 will have a big giveaway that runs from April 1st to April 30th. Keep an eye on our giveaway page to view our current giveaway and be ready on April 1st to enter to win!
  • To learn more about 811, click here for an article about How it Works or select the Media Fact Sheet.
  • To share safe digging PSAs and DIY instructional digging videos, visit the Georgia 811 YouTube page.
  • Share the safe digging message online with our Social Media Package! Click here to download the ZIP file to access our social media posts for April along with their corresponding photos.
  • View the Life of a Locate Request Infographic, click here.
  • Graphics and Text for you to share on your website, click here.
  • City/County Proclamation of April being Safe Digging Month, click here.
    Includes tips on securing a Proclamation, examples of City/County Proclamations and Sample Proclamation Text.

Videos to share online from Common Ground Alliance
Excavator video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZPMMxPfxrCo&t=7s
Excavator video in Spanish: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SrFpPUKy_Ug
Facility Owner operator video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WJkFKnyMJXM
Facility Owner operator video in Spanish: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EuZqJpyB5kY



Safe Digging Partner Decals
Order your Safe Digging Partner decal today. Two sizes to select from, 6 inch and 12 inch round. Perfect for fleet vehicles and large equipment.

Just let your Georgia 811 Liaison Manager know how many you need or order them from our online Product Catalog.

The History Of Georgia 811

Animated 30 sec PSA