Decabling is the process of removing decommissioned cable (cable being replaced) during an upgrade or rewiring project. The NFPA has established regulations governing decabling and it’s importance for long term safety. While decabling requirements are well established, many contractors skip this important step, and enforcement is lacking.
As part of our ongoing commitment to safety, Axiom Solutions removes all decommissioned cable from walls and ceilings during upgrade and expansion projects. To understand decabling’s role in safety, it is important to consider the risks posed by decommissioned cable. If left behind in walls and ceilings, decommissioned cables can:
Make sure the contractor you choose is as committed to safety as you are. At Axiom, we don’t wait for an inspector or regulatory commission to tell us what we have to do. We decable because it is the right thing to do.