Dig Safe Violations

Here, you can find a list of utility companies and excavators that have violated the Dig Safe law.

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Utility companies

Utility companies found to have violated G.L. c. 82, § 40B (failure to properly mark out excavation location) from 2019 to the present.

Utility Company Violations Found
National Grid 571
NSTAR Gas Company d/b/a Eversource Energy 129
Comcast 107
Verizon 65
National Grid Electric 51
EGMA d/b/a Eversource Energy 48
NSTAR Electric Company d/b/a Eversource Energy 46
Columbia Gas of Massachusetts 32
Berkshire Gas Company 21
Westfield Gas and Electric Company 3
Charter Communications d/b/a Spectrum Communication 2
Unitil FG&E 2
Liberty Utilities 2
Enbridge Inc. /Algonquin Gas Transmission, LLC 1


Excavators found to have violated G.L. c. 82, §§ 40A or 40C (failure to provide proper notice to Dig Safe, failure to maintain excavation location marks, or failure to excavate with reasonable precaution, thus causing damage) three or more times from 2019 to the present.

Excavation Company Violations Found
National Grid  49
Feeney Brothers Excavation 32
RJV Construction Corporation 23
R.J. Devereaux Corporation 21
P. Gioioso & Sons, Inc. 18
Albanese D & S, Inc. 13
Robert B. Our Co., Inc. 13
Lawrence-Lynch Corp. 12
Newport Construction Corporation 12
C.C. Construction, Inc. 10
Dig It Construction, LLC 10
Verizon 10
A.F. Amorello & Sons, Inc. 8
D'Allessandro Corp. 8
Joseph S. Rae LLC. 8
Mario Susi & Son, Inc. 8
Mirra Construction 8
NPL Construction Company 7
NSTAR Electric Company d/b/a Eversource Energy 7
NSTAR Gas Company d/b/a Eversource Energy 7
Riley Brothers 7
D & R General Contracting 6
J Marchese & Sons Inc. 6
Joseph P. Cardillo & Son, Inc. 6
PJ Albert Inc. 6
R.H. White Construction, Inc. 6
A.D. Paolini, LLC 5
Baltazar Contractors, Inc. 5
FED Corp. 5
Fred Deroma & Son, Inc. 5
MJ Nicholls Landscaping LLC 5
Patriot Fence Crafters 5
R.M. Pacella, Inc. 5
R.P. Marzilli Construction 5
Umbro & Sons Construction Corp. 5
Caracas Construction Corp 4
Charles Contracting Company, Inc. 4
Ludlow Construction Company, Inc. 4
MTK Construction Services, Inc. 4
National Grid Electric 4
Ricciardi Brothers, Inc. 4
Rochester Bituminous Products 4
Sean Farrell Excavation, Inc. 4
Fafard Building Co Inc. 3
Lagasse Trucking Co., Inc. 3
LEI Corporation 3
McCourt Construction Company 3
Michael S. Coffin, LLC 3
Morais Concrete Services Inc. 3
MT Mayo Corporation 3
Northern Construction Service, LLC 3
P.A. Landers, Inc. 3
Parkside Utility Construction, LLC 3
Proia Construction 3
Walpole Outdoors 3

Contact   for Dig Safe Violations


(617) 478-2589


Pipeline Safety Division – Damage Prevention Program
Department of Public Utilities, 1 South Station, 3rd floor, Boston, MA 02110

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