Safety & Training
Upcoming work safety programs and training opportunities from the Arizona Utility Contractors Association.

AZUCA Members Encouraged to Update Safety Training

It is a benefit of membership to be able to participate in low cost or free safety training offered by the AZUCA Foundation throughout the year. There have been several incidents recently involving Confined Space Fatalities and Trench Cave Ins, which were totally preventable, reminding us how quickly a jobsite can become hazardous.   Industry [...]

Confined Space Entry Training – English

When:          March 6th Time:            8 am - 12 pm Location:      Arizona 811 Cost:             Free to AZUCA Members   If your crews encounter situations that would put them in a confined space, having proper training can make a life changing difference. This article reminds us how easy it is to unintentionally make a fatal error. This [...]

Overhead and Underground Electrical Safety Workshop

  Attend this no-cost English/Spanish workshop provided by SRP to increase your awareness of the hazards of working around energized power lines and hear renowned speaker, Cliff Meidle, Health and Safety Ambassador who came into contact with an energized power line while working on a summer job after high school. Come hear his inspiring story [...]

Damage Prevention and Safety Seminars Southern Arizona Tour

Through the Damage Prevention and Safety Partnership, Arizona 811 collaborates with a diverse group of underground facility owners and operators, professional contractor associations and state enforcement officials to provide comprehensive seminars throughout Southern Arizona, the Metro Phoenix Region, Northern Arizona and the Mohave Valley year-round. Each seminar lasts 2.5 hours and covers these topics: The [...]


TWO-WEEK NOTICE FILL YOUR SEAT AT COPPERPOINT'S PHOENIX SAFETY WORKS EXPO CopperPoint's 2016 Safety Works Expo in Phoenix is just two weeks away. Doors open for check in at 7:30 a.m., Wednesday, June 15, at the Desert Willow Conference Center, 4340 E. Cotton Center Blvd., in Phoenix. You still have time to register at: [...]