Even simple projects could be complicated if not properly planned. Inability to respond to site conditions will make conditions even worse as safety will be compromised in all aspects. Some examples
Due to pilferage, an electric utility company decided to raise the location of kilowatt hour meters. The solution will make the life of meter readers truly complicated. Bad solutions to problems will make the life of other worse.
What are they thinking when they installed this electric post in the middle of the road?
Is there a way to future proof this design?
How could they ever know which one is faulty?