Osmose Earns Gold Shovel Standard Certification for 2020
by Osmose Utilities Services, Inc.
Osmose Utilities Services is pleased to announce that it has renewed its certification for the 2020 Gold Shovel Standard Certification*, a first-of-its kind excavation safety program designed to reduce dig-ins and protect the underground gas and electric system. This achievement is a widely-recognized indication of increased safety awareness and a commitment to continuous damage prevention improvement.
Excavators within Gold Shovel Standard rely on Gold Shovel Standard technology to measure safety and efficacy and are able to present hard data to support their reputation. Safe excavation prevents injuries, property damage, inconvenient outages, project delays, and high costs.
About Gold Shovel Standard
Gold Shovel Standard (GSS) is a nonprofit organization committed to improving workforce and public safety and the integrity of buried infrastructure. GSS believes that greater transparency in all aspects of damage prevention among buried-asset operators, locaters, and excavators is essential to drive continuous improvement, and vital to increasing safe working conditions and communities.
*Certification of Osmose of Gold Standard Association ("GSA") under GSA's excavator certification program means only that Osmose has satisfied certification requirements set forth in sections 1 and 2 of the governing agreement to the reasonable satisfaction of GSA.