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Technical Bulletins

Theft Prevention

Proof of ownership is the biggest hurdle to overcome when trying to convict a person of cable theft. Here we detail our theft prevention initiative which started in May 2009.

Basic concept

We insert a tape containing a series of unique ID numbers into each conductor of a cable. These ID numbers are scanned and associated with the purchaser just prior to despatch. The appropriate records are stored off site by Unicode. On finding a piece of cable, the ID numbers in one or more cores can be checked against the Unicode database to establish the original owner.

Prosecution options

This initiative allows for 4 potential prosecution options:

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