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electrical code

[ə′lek·trə·kəl ′kōd]
(electricity)
A systematic body of rules governing the practical application and installation of electrically operated equipment and devices and electric wiring systems.
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The association produces fire, electrical, and life safety standards, and is widely known for its NFPA 70 National Electrical Code, and NFPA 70E, Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace.
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He served on numerous boards and commissions including the Building Safety Board of the State of California, the San Francisco Building Inspection Commission, the San Francisco Joint Electrical Code Advisory Committee, the Board of Regents of Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Assumption in San Francisco and the Board of the Museo Italo Americano.
The 12th updated edition of the NEC Handbook packs in technical details on the national electrical code and offers the complete 2011 NEC under one cover.
Based on NFPA 70E 2009, the National Electrical Code, and the most current OSHA regulations, this introductory text educates students on identifying and mitigating potential hazards of working with industrial and commercial electrical systems and following safety regulations.
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In addition, the increased cost of bringing the new, replacement building up to the latest codes such as those required by the Americans with Disabilities Act, the National Electrical Code, local building codes, and latest Health Department regulations would not be covered.
Until now, the ICC's International Electrical Code only allowed NM wiring in buildings of four stories and less.
The National Fire Protection Association publishes no fewer than five separate codes: the National Electrical Code, the Life Safety Code, the Fire Prevention Code, the National Fuel Gas Code, and the National Fire Alarm Code.

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