Base Map Update

Kentucky 811 Members, In an effort to better serve you, Kentucky 811 will be updating the base maps used for notifications. The new maps include new streets, street name changes (I.E. County road name to 911 name) and more accurate road placements. As you know, we are currently unable to precisely identify a small percentage… Read more

Excavator News December 2020

The 2020 Virtual Midwest Damage Prevention Training Conference, held this November, brought excavation news and safety education to excavators in Kentucky and beyond. If you missed the conference, you don’t have to miss out on valuable training and educational sessions. Watch sessions that you missed, such as “Introduction to Exactix for Excavators”, where excavators were… Read more

Check Out the New MWDPTC YouTube Channel

The Midwest Damage Prevention Training Conference now has its own YouTube channel! Visit the MWDPTC YouTube channel for highlights from past conferences as well as sessions from this year’s virtual conference so you can catch up on the damage prevention education and training that you may have missed. Thank you to everyone who attended this year’s virtual conference. Be sure… Read more

November DIRT 2020

A Safety Message from Kentucky 811 This time of year, stakeholders may unintentionally cut corners in the damage prevention process in the pursuit of higher production. There’s less daylight and a shorter workday, and you may be under pressure to get projects completed before the ground freezes. In fact, according to the 2019 Damage Information… Read more

Session Recordings from the VMWDPTC Now Available

The 2020 Virtual Midwest Damage Prevention Conference (VMWDPTC) featured more than a dozen sessions on the latest and greatest in damage prevention tools and training. Whether you missed the conference or want to re-watch a session you enjoyed, session recordings are available on the conference website. Watch sessions to learn more about Indiana 811 and… Read more

Renowned Speakers You Won’t Want to Miss at the VMWDPTC

Join us next Thursday, Nov. 5 at the Virtual Midwest Damage Prevention Training Conference (VMWDPTC) for a day full of thought-provoking sessions and damage prevention training. This year, we’re thrilled to bring you two renowned speakers whose captivating, firsthand accounts shed light on the importance of safety and disaster preparedness. Keynote Speaker Commander Kirk Lippold,… Read more

ONE WEEK AWAY: Virtual Midwest Damage Prevention Training Conference

The Virtual Midwest Damage Prevention Training Conference is only one week away! Join us on Thursday, November 5 for a full day of breakout training seminars, featured safety speakers and damage prevention fun! Leading experts will delve into a variety of safety topics during live webinar sessions throughout the day. Topics range from an introduction… Read more

Continuing Education Units at the Virtual MWDPTC

The 2020 Virtual Midwest Damage Prevention Training Conference (VMWDPTC) will provide an opportunity for attendees to receive Continuing Education Unit (CEU) credit for tuning in to training sessions. Attendees who participate in online training sessions at the 2020 Virtual MWDPTC will be eligible to receive CEU credits for Wastewater, Drinking Water and Well Water and… Read more

Damage Prevention Training for All Experience Levels at the Virtual MWDPTC

The Virtual Midwest Damage Prevention Training Conference is less than two weeks away! Register now to attend a full day of online training on November 5. View the full schedule and session details to plan your day at the 2020 Virtual MWDPTC. You must register for the conference before registering for individual speakers and sessions…. Read more

Meet Your Damage Prevention Liaisons at the VMWDPTC

Indiana 811 and Kentucky 811 have new liaison teams that offer educational training and support for damage prevention stakeholders in Indiana and Kentucky. We’re excited to share that liaisons from each state will be hosting sessions at the Virtual Midwest Damage Prevention Training Conference (VMWDPTC) to formally introduce themselves and talk about training opportunities available… Read more