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Chapter 5

5.12 Work Site Review with Company Personnel

Practice Statement:

Prior to starting work, the excavator reviews the location of underground facilities with site personnel.

Practice Description:

Sharing information and safety issues during an on-site meeting between the excavator and the excavating crews helps avoid confusion and needless damage to underground facilities.

Reference:

  • Existing practice by excavators, including Pauley Construction, A&L Underground, and W.F. Wilson & Sons, Inc.

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