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The Excavation Safety Industry's virtual community for education, networking, and open discussion. Create a free ESA account and join nearly 1,000 passionate safety professionals who call themselves ESA Members.

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How can we get more women involved in damage prevention, excavation safety & construction?


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Discover interviews with the industry's leading experts, virtual conference sessions, every ESA Town Hall and webinar, and a community of like-minded individuals. 

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Bring excavation safety with you wherever you go with the ESA Podcast, now available on Spotify and Apple Podcasts. 

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What did you do for Locator Safety & Appreciation Week (LSAW)?

So many great initiatives took place over LSAW! What did your company do to promote locator safety? Visit to submit. Your activities may be included in the summer dp-PRO article highlighting LSAW initiatives that took place across the nation.

New York 811 Introduces the Virtual Future of Damage Prevention Education

Watch the full reveal and tour of New York 811's new VR-X-SIM, n immersive virtual reality (VR) tool with the potential to revolutionize the way we think about damage prevention education, damage investigation, and how we train excavators. 

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ESA is built for the entire damage prevention community, and we need your input to ensure we're providing the platform and the content the community deserves. 

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