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Subchapter 5. Electrical Safety Orders
Group 1. Low-Voltage Electrical Safety Orders
Article 16. Open Wiring
§2420.7. Protection from Physical Damage.
Where open conductors cross ceiling joints or wall studs and are exposed to physical damage (for example, located within 7 feet (2.13 m) of the floor), they shall be protected.
Note: Authority cited: Section 142.3, Labor Code. Reference: Section 142.3, Labor Code.
1. New section filed 5-5-2008; operative 5-5-2008. Submitted to OAL for
printing only pursuant to Labor Code 142.3(a)(3) (Register 2008, No. 19).
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