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Seven Deadly Sins Associated with Dangerous Utility Strikes

By | on 19, May 2016

Recently, “Digging Dangers” Magazine released a video called “The Seven Deadly Sins.” This video referenced seven different “sins” contractors often commit when a utility gets hit and a tragedy happen[...]

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"5 Assumptions" Series - Assumption # 5

By | on 04, Apr 2016

Assumption # 5:  Assuming You Will Walk Away With No Responsibility If Something Goes Wrong    Even if you’ve dismissed the other four assumptions as not being your concern or responsibility, there ar[...]

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"5 Assumptions" Series - Assumption # 4

By | on 29, Mar 2016

Assumption # 4:  Assuming Underground Utilities Are Abandoned   There are four reasons to worry if you are making this assumption!  1.  Abandoned utilities does not mean inactive utilities.

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"5 Assumptions" Series - Assumption # 3

By | on 23, Mar 2016

Assumption # 3: Assuming There Are No Utilities in the Area You Are Working In These 3 reasons should help you avoid making this assumption!   1. Beware of the open lot that’s up for redevelopment.

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"5 Assumptions" Series - Assumption # 2

By | on 18, Mar 2016

Assumption # 2: Assuming That "As - Builts" Are Accurate   There are four vital reasons you should not be making this assumption... 1. Many utility prints were not accurate from day one because the ut[...]

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"5 Assumptions" Series - Assumption # 1

By | on 10, Mar 2016

Assumption # 1: Assuming One-Call/Safe-Dig Call Outs Are All You Need There are six key problems with making this assumption..> One-Call is only required to mark the utilities that are owned by the ut[...]

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