Our purpose is to provide an easy-to-use on-line form and related tools for stakeholders to share essential detail about underground damage or near-miss incidents for use in determining root causes, which will be evaluated and used to focus and promote underground damage prevention education and training efforts.
The Governor-appointed Board of Directors serves to administer the OUNC, and also caries out a variety of public relations and educational programs, such as “Dig Safely” and “Call Before You Dig”. The “One-Call Center” is located in Portland and is staffed by about 50 operators. The Center is available to process locate requests seven days a week, 24 hours a day.
CGA has released the 2016 DIRT report as of October 2017. Please visit https://cga-dirt.com/annual/ to download the report or supplementary data.