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GENERAL
GENERAL1. The NEC rules, which are the recommendations of the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), should be followed in installing all interior wiring. These rules are revised every 3 years, and so it is inadvisable to include them entirety in this book. A copy of the rules can be obtained from any local inspection bureau or purchased from the NFPA. All statements are made in accordance with the 2011 edition of the Code. The Occupational Safety and Heath Act (OSHA) adopted the 1971 National Electrical Code (initially the 1968 edition) as the electrical standard for employee safety in the workplace. NFPA has written a standard title "Electrical Safety Requirements for Employee Workplaces" (NFPA 70E®) that is intended to serve as an enforcement docu…
Citation
Terrell Croft; Frederic P. Hartwell; Wilford I. Summers: American Electricians' Handbook, Sixteenth Edition. GENERAL, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2013), AccessEngineering Export