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Maryland Casualty Company, et al. v. NSTAR Electric Company, et al. (Lawyers Weekly No. 10-079-15)

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SJC-11741

MARYLAND CASUALTY COMPANY[1] & another[2]  vs.  NSTAR ELECTRIC COMPANY & another.[3]

Middlesex.     January 5, 2015. – May 14, 2015.

Present:  Gants, C.J., Spina, Cordy, Botsford, Duffly, Lenk, & Hines, JJ.

Department of Public Utilities.  Public Utilities, Electric company, Rate structure, Negligence.  Negligence, Public utilities, Limitation of liability.

Civil action commenced in the Superior Court Department on March 27, 2008.

The case was heard by Dennis J. Curran, J., on motions for summary judgment, and entry of a stipulated final judgment was ordered by him. read more

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - May 14, 2015 at 2:58 pm

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NSTAR Offers Tips to on How to Prepare for Snowstorm

File photo: NSTAR

With a major nor’easter expected to impact the Boston area beginning Friday, NSTAR announced on Thursday it will will activate its emergency response plan for a significant impact on the electric grid.

“We’re well into our preparations for responding to potentially widespread power outages resulting fromthe nor’easter’s high winds and heavy snow,” said Craig Hallstrom, President of NSTAR Electric. “Weprepare year-round for storms like this and stand ready to address damage to our system as soon as itbecomes safe to do so.”

NSTAR said 3,000 employees are currently preparing to assist in the storm reponse effort, and the company has also secured additional contractor line and tree crews. 

The company is advising customers to make advanced preparations as well. 
You can can prepare for storm damage and power outages by assembling a storm kit in advance

Some suggestions for items to include in a storm kit are: read more

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - February 7, 2013 at 7:53 pm

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