(a) A sample from each production run, batch, or lot of manufactured
electric cable, signaling cable, or splice made from a splice kit shall be
flame tested, or
(b) A sample of the materials that contribute to the flame-resistant
characteristic of the cable or splice and a sample of the cable or splice
kit assembly shall be visually inspected or tested through other means for
each production run, batch, or lot to ensure that the finished product meets
the flame-resistance test.