Construction season is in full swing, and with it comes the continuing issues with late locates. Locates are to be completed in the legislated five (5) days as depicted by the Act, unfortunately most locate providers are unable to provide our contractors with the requisite locates in this specified timeline. As a means to assist our contractors in providing feedback to Ontario One Call on the status of your late locate, the OSWCA suggests that you provide an electronic submission on the sixth (6th) day and utilize a site called www.latelocates.ca.
This site is easy to use and provides direct feedback to Ontario One Call.
We all want locates to happen within the prescribed five (5) days and the OSWCA members have found this this site to assist in diminishing the wait time.