BC One Call
FortisBC is a member of BC One Call. Established in 1994, this non-profit corporation receives requests to identify underground facilities and notifies member companies with underground facilities in the area.
Gary Metz, executive director, BC One Call
FortisBC has worked with BC One Call for more than 10 years to help keep BC residents safe from potential underground hazards. This valuable relationship is one of the many ways we improve customer safety every day.
Gary Metz, BC One Call’s executive director, knows community outreach is key to his organization’s success. “Call Before You Dig is the first step in damage prevention. Working so closely with FortisBC allows us to align our messages and work together to reach more residents in BC with safe digging information,” said Metz. We’re proud to work so closely with BC One Call to prevent accidents and increase awareness of natural gas safety in our province.
BC Common Ground Alliance
FortisBC is a founding member of the BC Common Ground Alliance. This non-profit organization develops BC Best Practices for activities such as locating, marking and excavating of underground infrastructure.