Category: Construction Law

Call Before You Dig: North Carolina’s New "Underground Utility Safety and Damage Prevention Act" Takes Effect October 1, 2014

This past session, the North Carolina General Assembly replaced the existing Underground Damage Prevention Act with the Underground Utility Safety and Damage Prevention Act, which took effect on October 1, 2014. Developers (excavators) and local governments (Facility Operators) alike should take note. The Act’s stated purpose is “to […]