Southern Nevadan Excavators Hear Inspirational Message from Olympian

On Thursday, Jan. 23, USA North 811 hosted a free Cliff Meidl safety awareness presentation and lunch in Henderson, Nev. The event was open to excavators, contractors, homeowners, utility operators, and anyone else who digs. The highlight of the event was a presentation by Cliff Meidl on the importance of safe digging. Meidl discussed in detail the events of a tragic excavation disaster that nearly cost him his life, and the perseverance it took to overcome that incident and continue on to complete in the Olympics – twice.

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