Speaker: Chuck Green of OUPS
Speaker’s bio: Chuck Green has worked as a Public Awareness and Services Coordinator for the Ohio Utilities Protection Service (O.U.P.S.) since 2007. Primarily servicing the Northern Ohio region, Chuck works closely with contractors, excavators, contract locators to spread the message of damage prevention. He provides safety talks to industry groups, participates in several Damage Prevention Councils and Utility Coordinating Councils and promotes cooperation amongst all stakeholders. In addition, Chuck acts as the communication link between O.U.P.S. member facility companies and O.U.P.S. management. He is actively involved in the Common Ground Alliance, a national damage prevention organization, serving on their Regional Partner committee.
Topic: Call Before You Dig
Topic Summary: Chuck will cover the process of Safe Digging start to finish and will talk about the recent legislative updates.