Articles and information related to Ground Disturbance Level 2 for Supervisors (Level II) and ABCGA Standard 201, Ground Disturbance – Supervisory,  updated in 2017

InfoGraphic: Ground Disturbance Hazards and Controls

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By | May 21st, 2018|Article|0 Comments

InfoGraphic: Ground Disturbance Stakeholders

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By | April 10th, 2018|Article|0 Comments

InfoGraphic: Ground Disturbance – Zero Depth

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By | February 12th, 2018|Press Release|0 Comments

Every Ground Disturbance Strike costs $100,000

How much does it cost when a buried cable or pipeline is struck during a ground disturbance activity? On average, the societal cost is $100,000 per event. According to the 2015 DIRT (Damage Information Reporting Tool) report, this average is based on over 4,500 damage events reported across the three western provinces (Saskatchewan, Alberta, and [...]

By | July 25th, 2017|Article|0 Comments

Ground Disturbance now ABCGA Endorsed

Ben Snyman, CEO & Founder June 22, 2017 – Calgary, Ab – SafetyVantage Inc. SafetyVantage is pleased to announce that the SafetyVantage Ground Disturbance for Supervisors 201  online training course is now ABCGA endorsed. The online program has been assessed by the Alberta Common Ground Alliance (ABCGA) against ABCGA Ground Disturbance 201 Standard (previously known a ADPC [...]

By | June 22nd, 2017|Press Release|0 Comments

The Top 5 Ground Disturbance Hazards

No two ground disturbances are alike, but whether you’re quarrying, ditching, or excavating, there are five hazards common to ground disturbance. By learning what they are and how to manage them, you can prevent the risk of an incident. 1. Hazard: Contacting buried facilities The infrastructure under our feet is vast and safely buried from [...]

By | April 5th, 2017|Article|0 Comments

Press Release: New Ground Disturbance Level 2 for Supervisors Course

Designed for effective implementation of an organization’s damage prevention program this Ground Disturbance course covers all relevant regulatory requirements, industry best practices, and other damage prevention techniques. Ben Snyman, CEO & Founder February 16, 2017 – Calgary, Ab – SafetyVantage Inc. Every year, thousands of buried facilities are accidentally damaged across Canada. It’s not a [...]

By | February 16th, 2017|Press Release|0 Comments

The Importance of Ground Disturbance

Every year, thousands of buried facilities are accidentally damaged across Canada. It’s not a new phenomenon – a watermain break, an electrical outage in one neighborhood or another. You might even see it on the news; a pipeline leaks and affects the radius of farmland, the local wildlife, and the neighboring town. It happens, and [...]

By | February 8th, 2017|Article|0 Comments

Ground Disturbance Level 2

SINGLE COURSE PRICE $89.95 Buy Now DURATION: 5 HOUR CERTIFICATE VALID: 3 Years PASSING GRADE: 80% EXAM ATTEMPTS: 3 COURSE COMPATIBILITY Ground Disturbance Level 2 for Supervisors Endorsed by ABCGA - Standard 201 (previously ADPC Level II) This ABCGA endorsed Ground Disturbance [...]

By | January 9th, 2017|Comments Off on Ground Disturbance Level 2