MSHA - Code of Federal Regulations - 30 CFR 18.52
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30 CFR § 75.816
Guarding of cables.


     (a) High-voltage cables must be guarded at the following locations:
     (1) Where persons regularly work or travel over or under the cables.
     (2) Where the cables leave cable handling or support systems to extend to electric components.
     (b) Guarding must minimize the possibility of miners contacting the cables and protect the cables from damage. The guarding must be made of grounded metal or nonconductive flame-resistant material.