People should "avoid overloading outlets" and plug only one high-wattage appliance into each receptacle outlet
at a time.
of one another so that a receptacle outlet
is within 6 ft.
The easiest way to do this is to install an AFC] receptacle at the first receptacle outlet
of the existing circuit.
From any point along a wall line, a receptacle outlet
needs to be within reach of a 6-ft.
Older homes may not have polarized receptacle outlets
. If net, the receptacles will not accept polarized plugs.
In order to reduce shock-related injuries, the OSHA electrical standard requires employers to provide either ground fault circuit interrupters (GFCIs) for receptacle outlets
or an assured equipment grounding conductor program.
Covers are required on all receptacle outlets
and light fixtures.
The PlugTrak prewired raceway is the quickest way to provide additional receptacle outlets
for various commercial applications.
Therefore, it is good practice to limit the number of receptacle outlets
Any new receptacle outlets
must also be tamper resistant.
The National Electrical Code required AFCIs for receptacle outlets
in bedrooms beginning Jan.