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Subchapter 5. Electrical Safety Orders
Group 1. Low-Voltage Electrical Safety Orders
Article 78. Electrically Driven or Controlled Irrigation Machines

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§2568.4. Irrigation Cable.

(a) Supports. Irrigation cable shall be secured by approved straps, hangers or similar fittings so designed and installed as not to injure the cable. Cable shall be supported at intervals not exceeding 4 feet.

(b) Fittings. Fittings shall be used at all points where irrigation cable terminates. The fittings shall be designed for use with the cable and shall be suitable for the conditions of service.

NOTE: Authority cited: Section 142.3, Labor Code. Reference: Section 142.3, Labor Code; and Section 18943(c), Health and Safety Code.


1. Editorial correction filed 11-2-83 (Register 83, No. 45).

2. Amendment of subsection (b) filed 8-27-86; effective thirtieth day thereafter (Register 86, No. 37).

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