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Subchapter 5. Electrical Safety Orders
Group 2. High-Voltage Electrical Safety Orders
Article 9. Open Wiring (Bare) (Formerly Article 58)
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§2758. Clearances.

Clearances over driveways within outdoor transformer or switching enclosures shall conform to Rule 37, General Order No. 95, Rules for Overhead Electric Line Construction, State of California Public Utilities Commission, 1981 Edition, which is hereby incorporated by reference.

EXCEPTION: These clearances will not be required for wiring protected by barriers, or screens, or for wiring located so as to prevent accidental contact.

(Title 24, Part 3, Section 3-710-85.)

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 filed 12-10-87; operative 1-9-88 (Register 88, No. 1).

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