When it comes to avoiding costly utility disruptions, taking the right steps is essential. Working with an experienced and knowledgeable company is the best way to ensure that your utility lines are maintained and protected. At UtiliSource, we provide expert services that help you avoid costly utility disruptions, professionally and courteously.
What Causes Utility Line Disruptions?
One of the most common causes of utility disruptions is maintenance delays. When a utility company fails to keep up with regular maintenance, it can lead to system failures and power outages. Regular maintenance is important for keeping utility systems in good working order, so it’s important for companies to stay on top of this task.
Another potential cause of utility disruptions is a construction incident. During large construction projects, it’s possible for utility lines to be damaged, which can lead to power outages and other issues. In order to avoid these issues, construction crews need to be aware of the location of utility lines and take extra care when working around them.
Excavation is another potential cause of utility disruptions. If an excavation project is not properly planned, it’s possible to damage utility lines and cause power outages and other issues. Before beginning an excavation project, it’s important to contact your local utility company and make sure all of the necessary safety precautions are in place.
Dangers of Damaged Utility Lines
If a utility line is damaged, it can lead to power outages, water shortages, and other issues. Additionally, there is risk of severe personal injury for workers involved in a utility damage incident. These can have serious repercussions for workers, such as exposure to hazardous liquids or electrocution.To prevent utility line damage, it’s important to be aware of the location of utility lines and to avoid digging or placing heavy objects near them.
Why Choose UtiliSource?
We understand the importance of protecting underground utility lines and preventing outages. That’s why we partner with the Common Ground Alliance (CGA) to ensure that our clients can access the latest safety and damage prevention programs. The CGA is a non-profit organization that provides resources to help protect underground utilities and promote safety, quality and sustainability of energy resources.
The CGA has developed a Call Before You Dig program, which encourages anyone planning to dig to contact their local utility companies to learn about the location of underground utility lines. This program is an essential part of preventing damage to power lines and other utility lines. By calling 811 before any digging begins, you can ensure that your underground utilities are protected and that any potential power outages are avoided.
At UtiliSource, we take pride in our commitment to protecting underground utilities and preventing damage. We have a team of highly trained and experienced professionals who are dedicated to providing the highest quality of service and working with our clients to guarantee that all of their utility lines are properly maintained. We also stay up to date on the latest renewable energy technologies, so that we can provide our clients with the most efficient and cost-effective solutions to their energy needs.
We understand the importance of underground utility damage prevention services. That is why we work hard to provide our clients with the best services and expertise available. Whether you’re looking to protect your underground utilities or take advantage of renewable energy resources, we can help. Contact us today to learn more about how we can help you prevent damage and avoid costly utility disruptions.