Utility Strikes

 21 November 2019
Utility Strikes

712 strikes recorded in 2015  and 1271 strikes in 2016 resulting in an increase of 559!!!

Footpaths had the highest percentage in 2015 with 49% and in 2016 increased to 52%

Hand tools and excavators are the  most common types of equipment being used when a strike occurs

 The top 4 Assets struck in 2015

  1. Electric LV(<1000)
  2. Gas LP(<7 bar)
  3. Telecom – Copper
  4. Water

The top 4 Assets struck in 2016

  1. Electric LV(<1000)
  2. Water
  3. Gas LP(<7 bar)
  4. Telecom – Copper

See the full  USAG report 

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