Safety Matters Training
You will create a username and password to access Safety Matters. The program tracks the chapters you have completed. There is a review question at the end of each chapter. When you've completed the program, print out a certificate of completion.
Q: What topics are covered in Safety Matters?
A: Six chapters in Safety Matters covers the following:
- The 811 Process
- Safe excavation
- Why an how to notify Sunshine 811
- Locate request types
- Positive response
- Unmarked utilities
- Incidents and damages
- Steps to safe digging
- Understanding the marks - color codes
- Tolerance zone
- Marking underground facilities
Q: Who should take Safety Matters?
A: This program is recommended for professional excavators, locators and employees or contractors of companies/utilities that own underground facilities.
Q: How much does the program cost?
A: It is free!
Q: Who do I contact with additional questions or if I’m having issues with the program?
A: Users can contact Brad Martin.