Potential Liability for Contractors Installing or Manufacturers Marketing Falsely Labeled Copper-Clad Aluminum Cable

March 2013
Wire & Cable Technology International;Mar/Apr2013, Vol. 41 Issue 2, p178
Trade Publication
The article discusses the liabilities associated with marketing falsely labeled copper-clad aluminium cables by manufacturers and contractors. According to the Communications Cable and Connectivity Association (CCCA), communication cables that are sold should have fire safety-rate or they should have communications plenum cable (CMP) label, communications riser cable (CMR) label and communications general purpose (CM) label. It also focuses on the liabilities in violating building codes.


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