Some people say vegetation management on utility rights-of-way is like purchasing an insurance policy. That’s an interesting statement worth exploring in greater detail.
So, how is utility vegetation management (UVM) like an insurance policy? Insurance is purchased for those “what-if” scenarios. What if I break a leg? Or have heart attack? Or worse? How will my bills get paid or how will I provide for my family when I’m unable to pay the bills? These are all questions that