Contact with Live Cabling

Published: Thursday, January 13, 2022 - 14:10

As part of PSS’s commitment to information sharing and proactively preventing incidents among members, please note the following Safety Alert. These provide good opportunities for PSS members to review/modify their safety control measures where necessary.


Attached is a safety alert has been produced and kindly shared by Port of London Authority following contact with a live cable during excavation works.


Special thanks to Port of London Authority for sharing this alert with the rest of the industry.


We always appreciate receiving valuable learning information like this and are happy to share across the industry to help raise awareness. Please get in touch if you have any safety alerts, or lessons learned such as this to share with members.


Civils Live Cable Safety Alert PDF (62.97 KB) Download (62.97 KB)