Tag Archives: Safety

Digging in Ground with Shovel

Call 811 before every digging project, large or small

(BPT) – With the snow melted and the ground thawed, many eager homeowners and landscape professionals are ready to start projects that require digging this spring. During this transition into “digging season,” Common Ground Alliance (CGA), the association dedicated to protecting underground utilities and the people who dig near them, Continue reading →


Senators Push for Dedicated Funding for Bicyclist and Pedestrian Safety, Infrastructure

A group of 20 Senators are requesting $20 million in dedicated funding for bicycle and pedestrian safety and infrastructure to be included in SFY 2014-15 and beyond. The Senators have signed on to a letter circulated by Senator Martin Malavé Dilan (D-18) which asks for Senate leadership to include the Continue reading →

broken windshield

Safety Council Targets Distracted Driving

Given the success of its “Click It or Ticket” seat belt program, the Ontario County Safety Council is taking on a new initiative. The “One Text or Call Could Wreck It All” campaign is based upon a national program by the same name, and its goal is to lessen the Continue reading →