Keeping copper in camp
Copper theft continues to be a major crime throughout the country. Camps can be particularly vulnerable because of their remote locations and seasonal activities. Markel clients have incurred damages in excess of $9,000 and spent days rebuilding plumbing infrastructures. Various law enforcement agencies throughout the country are working with recycling facilities to reduce this crime. They offer camps a variety of strategies to help deter this type of crime.Here are some tips for reducing copper theft at your camp:
Various technologies exist to help combat copper theft. Examples include microdot or DataDot technology. These technologies are relatively inexpensive and they help recyclers track ownership of property. More information about these alternatives can be found at datadotusa.com.
The information provided in this article is intended for general informational purposes only and should not be considered as all encompassing, or suitable for all situations, conditions, and environments. Please contact us or your attorney if you have any questions.