We live, work and play among those we serve. We go to piano recitals and city parades. We stand in line at the post office and cheer the hometown team on Friday nights. We celebrate births and and attend graduation ceremonies. We are part of everyday life for millions of Americans, safely transporting product that fuels their day. We are very much about community because it is the right thing to do.
As a supporting member of the Common Ground Alliance, Explorer fully supports the implementation of nationwide 811.
Our president, Dave Ysebaert, wrote the following article for the Tulsa newspaper regarding the importance of using 811.
By DAVE YSEBAERT Business Viewspoint on Apr 18, 2013, at 1:45 AM Updated on 4/18/13 at 5:14 AM
We are all familiar with the 911 emergency response system, but how many of you know about another response system - the 811 "Know what's below, Call before you dig" system?
The 811 is a Federal Communications Commission-designated national number for homeowners and professional excavators to call before digging. All 811 calls are directed to the local One Call Center, and the affected utilities will then mark all underground utilities free of charge.
April has been designated as National Safe Digging month, raising awareness among the public ...
Read more at the Tulsa World.