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Surveyor’s Creed and Canons

(National Society of Professional Surveyors)

  • I dedicate my professional knowledge and skills to the advancement and betterment of human welfare.
  • I pledge: To give the utmost of performance; To participate in none but honest enterprise; To live and work according to the laws of humankind and the highest standards of professional conduct; To place service before profit, honor and standing of the profession before personal advantage, and the public welfare above all other considerations; In humility and with need for Divine Guidance, I make this pledge.
  • Canon 1. A Professional Surveyor should refrain from conduct that is detrimental to the public.
  • Canon 2. A Professional Surveyor should abide by the rules and regulations pertaining to the practice of surveying within the licensing jurisdiction.
  • Canon 3. A Professional Surveyor should accept assignments only in one’s area of professional competence and expertise.
  • Canon 4. A Professional Surveyor should develop and communicate a professional analysis and opinion without bias or personal interest.
  • Canon 5. A Professional Surveyor should maintain the confidential nature of the surveyor-client relationship.
  • Canon 6. A Professional Surveyor should use care to avoid advertising or solicitation that is misleading or otherwise contrary to the public interest.
  • Canon 7. A Professional Surveyor should maintain professional integrity when dealing with members of other professions.

The principals in the above creed is what Bell Land Surveying & Mapping was founded upon. We strive to uphold those canon's and implement them not only in our daily work but also as a lifestyle. Our staff has over 50 years of combined experience and understand that no two projects are the same. We work closely with our clients to ensure that the project goals are expectations are met.

Here at Bell Land Surveying & Mapping (BLM) our company is focused on providing high-quality cost effective services in a timely manner, utilizing the latest in surveying technology to meet and exceed our clients needs - we will do everything we can to meet your expectations.

Located in the heart of South Central Kentucky in Cumberland County on the waters of Dale Hollow, Lake Cumberland and the Cumberland River, we are positioned in a manner that allows BLM to provide our services throughout the entire state.

The services BLM offers include Boundary , Topographic , Construction Layout, Subdivision design, Tower , Inspections, ALTA/ASCM , Aerial Control, Oil & Gas Well Locations, and endless custom GIS & Mapping applications. Check out the services page.

Look around our website and if you have any comments, questions or potential projects , please feel free to contact us. We would really appreciate the opportunity to work with you on your next project!

We hope to see you again! Check back later for new updates to our website. There's much more to come!

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