2017 Energy Safe Kids 811 Video Contest Grand Prize Winner Ally Herrmann from Whitnall High School in Greenfield, Wisc., won this year's contest with this entry. Herrmann, along with the winner of the 811 Poster Contest, will receive a trip to Washington, D.C. for PHMSA Day at Nationals Park during the Washington Nationals’ baseball game on August 11 (8/11). The video contest winner also receives a laptop computer. The Honorable Mention poster winners receive a Kindle Fire, and the Honorable Mention video winners receive an iPad. More on the annual 811 Video Contest: http://bit.ly/2rRpwti
Every digging project requires a call to 8-1-1 two days BEFORE you dig -- even small projects like planting trees or shrubs. Each year underground utilities -- including energy pipelines -- are damaged during excavation, resulting in hundreds of thousands of incidents that cause property damage, serious injuries and fatalities.
On July 14, 2016, PHMSA hosted a one-day public workshop to bring stakeholders together to participate in shaping a future of 49 CFR 192 safety regulations for underground natural gas storage. The workshop presentations are available here: http://primis.phmsa.dot.gov/meetings/MtgHome.mtg?mtg=115&...