Emergency requests

If you require emergency utility location service, call 811 or 800-272-3020 anytime, 365 days per year.  Please be prepared to provide the information described in this Emergency Excavation Guide.  One of our operators will expedite your request.

High-volume users may wish to download multiple copies of the Emergency Excavation Guide to keep a supply on hand.

WARNING: The law defines an emergency as a "crisis situation which poses an imminent threat or danger to life, health, or property, and requires immediate action, and immediate action is taken."

DECLARING AN EMERGENCY UNDER ANY OTHER CIRCUMSTANCES MAY SUBJECT YOU TO LEGAL PENALTIES.