Dig Safely New York, Inc. and National Grid hosted the first annual UNITE for Damage Prevention Summit on Thursday, May 17, 2018, in East Syracuse, New York.
Enhancing Awareness and Damage Prevention
So deeply integrated within New York State communities, many residents flick on lights, relax in the warmth of, and prepare for the day, using resources provided by utility companies — without a second thought. A “culture of comfort” is created when utilities and Dig Safely New York, Inc. work hard to educate, protect, and reduce damages within communities statewide.
Together we Can Achieve More
A total of 22 attendees participated in round table and group discussions focused on shared resources, educational outreach, and the common goal of providing a safe future for New York State and generations to come. The following utilities were represented during the 2018 UNITE for Damage Prevention Summit:
- Con Edison
- Dig Safely New York, Inc.
- Enbridge St. Lawrence Gas
- National Grid
- Orange and Rockland Utilities, Inc. (O&R)
- Tennessee Gas Pipeline Company LLC
With the common goals of protecting, educating, and providing superior services to families and communities, New York State utility companies and Dig Safely New York, Inc. took a step into the future of damage prevention during the 2018 UNITE for Damage Prevention Summit. Attendees left eager to further build upon the foundations of digging best practices and share the catalysts of safety: For Safety. For Family. For Community.