- Created: Friday, 21 September 2018 09:41
- Written by Lareina Taing
MN State Statue 216D defines “damage” as any impact to an underground facility. MN law requires that if damage occurs to an underground facility or its protective coating, the excavator shall promptly notify the affected facility operator. Only the facility operator is qualified to determine if damage requiring repair has in fact occurred.
Excavators are encouraged to follow these steps after contacting a utility line1: