Our analysis of 2022 data includes damage reports entered into DIRT as well as 811 center information and statistics collected through CGA’s One Call Systems International (OCSI) committee. For detailed 2022 damage data, including complete breakdowns of facility affected, work performed, equipment type, event source and more, visit the Interactive Dashboard.
Throughout this Report, we have consolidated the myriad options for “work performed” within DIRT into groups for broader analysis. The chart below details those groupings.
Work Performed Group
Work Performed Types
Construction, Demolition, Drainage, Driveway, Engineering, Grading, Railroad, Site Development, Waterway
Electric, Liquid Pipeline, Natural Gas, Steam
Curb/Sidewalk, Milling, Pole, Public Transit Authority, Roadwork, Storm Drainage, Streetlight, Traffic Sign, Traffic Signal
Cable TV, Telecommunications
The graph below examines 2022 damages through the macro lens of facility damaged, then drills down into the work performed when telecom/cable TV and natural gas utilities are damaged.
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