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 438
Comcast 64
NSTAR Gas Company d/b/a Eversource Energy 64
Columbia Gas of Massachusetts 32
Verizon 29
NSTAR Electric Company d/b/a Eversource Energy 19
Berkshire Gas Company 13
EGMA d/b/a Eversource Energy 6
Charter Communications d/b/a Spectrum Communication 2
City of Revere Water Department 2
National Grid Electric 2
Liberty Utilities 1
Unitil FG&E 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 Gas 18
Feeney Brothers Excavation 17
Neuco 9
R.J. Devereaux Corporation 9
C.C. Construction, Inc. 8
Newport Construction 8
RJV Construction Corporation 8
Albanese D & S, Inc. 7
Lawrence-Lynch Corp. 7
A.F. Amorello & Sons, Inc. 4
J Marchese & Sons Inc. 4
J.S. Rae, Inc. 4
Mirra Construction 4
NPL Construction Company 4
Robert B. Our Co., Inc. 4
Verizon 4
Joseph P. Cardillo & Son, Inc. 3
MTK Construction Services, Inc. 3
PJ Albert Inc. 3
Proia Construction 3
Rochester Bituminous Products 3
Sean Farrell Excavation, Inc. 3



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Department of Public Utilities
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Boston, MA 02110