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2. It is an actionable nuisance for a utility company to block up your land with sewage. So, you can sue the utility for the damage which has been caused to you, to include the losses the two businesses have incurred as well as the damage and contamination to the land. Essentially, you will be able to get an injunction restraining the further discharge of sewage onto your land and money damages to cover the remedial costs of the cleanup of your land. The civil wrong of nuisance protects you in the enjoyment of your land. So, any interference with your enjoyment of the land which you occupy can be sued for. So, I would advise you to see a solicitor and get the solicitor to correspond with the utility and the company appointed to deal with the claim to make sure that you receive the compensation to which you are entitled and also to ensure that appropriate remedial action is taken to remove the contamination done to your land.
3. Ultimately, it would be best if you can resolve the issue of the damage and contamination to your land without resort to court proceedings. However, in order to get what you are entitled to, you will probably need to have the threat of legal proceedings hanging over the utility to get all you are entitled to.
4. You should see a litigation solicitor as most of the issues surround putting pressure on the utility to rectify matters. You need to have the prospect of litigation resulting to get the utility to do what you want.