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The Underground Facilities Safe Excavation Board improves public and worker safety by facilitating communication and learning among excavators and the operators of subsurface installations by investigating accidents to determine their causes.





Reasonable Care Standards Workshop

The Dig Safe Board will hold a public workshop to recieve information and soclicit public input regarding development of standards for reasonable care in exavating around buried infrastructure.  The workshop will be open to the public and available via webcast.





April 24, 2019


The Redwood Room

2241 Harvard Street, 1st Floor

Sacramento, CA 95815





AB 1914 Implementation

             The Dig Safe Board's AB1914 Implementation Survey has been extended to April 30th. 

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2019 Spring Open Forum

The Dig Safe Board's second annual Spring Forum is upon us! Send your feedback to the Board before May 1st. 


Board Meetings

The Dig Safe Board typically has monthly meetings with the agenda available at least 10 days prior to the meeting date.  Board meetings are open to the public and are also available via webcast.

The next Board meeting is scheduled for April 15-16, 2019.


Dig Safe Board Fee

The Dig Safe Board's regulation to establish stable funding for Board operations took effect on January 1, 2019.

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We're Hiring!

The Dig Safe Board is in search of talented and enthusiastic individuals eager to join a dynamic and steadfast team.

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Annual Report to the Governor & Legislature

Pursuant to Government Code Section 4216.23, the Board's second annual report was submitted to the Governor and Legislature on February 1, 2019.  Click the images below to read the reports.

Image of Dig Safe Board's 2nd Annual Plan Cover                                            Image of Dig Safe Board's 2019 Plan Cover


 Our State Agency Partners

Public Utilities Commision

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Office of the State Fire Marshall

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Contractors State Licensing Board

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