Call Before You Dig

Genesis Energy Public Awareness

It’s Free, and It’s the Law!

One easy phone call to 811 starts the process to get your underground pipelines and utility lines marked for FREE. When you call 811 from anywhere in the country, your call will be routed to your state One-Call Center. Once your underground lines have been marked for your project, you will know the approximate location of your pipelines and utility lines, and can dig safely. More information regarding 811 can be found at

  1. Make a free call to 811 a few days before digging.
  2. Wait the required time.
  3. Locate accurately.
  4. Respect the marks.
  5. Dig with care.

Each state has different rules and regulations governing digging, some stricter than others.

Red’s 5 Steps to Safer Digging

Call 811 (for Kids)


More Health & Safety Resources

At Genesis Energy, we take health, safety, security and environmental concerns seriously.  Click any of the following links for more public awareness information and resources.


Digging Soon?

Make the 811 Promise at or call 811!