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Re: Electrical Wire Safety (Underground)

In England where I lived (the Potteries) all the utilities are (were)
under the sidewalks covered by large paving stones set in sand. As is
obvious, expense and disruption was minimal.


Edmiston, Mike wrote:

John Denker put in a plug for underground wiring.

I say AMEN to that.

However, we have had a some problems in my area.
On our campus, we have had problems
that have either occurred from improper
installation and/or ground movement.

The most frequent faults have occurred where the
wires go under streets. Perhaps the road bed wasn't