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Monthly Archives: September 2015

CODE HUNTER — Voltage, 2014 NEC

To play this game, you need a sharp eye, a quick mind and a 2014 National Electrical Code book. (Fill-in-the-blank questions are looking for...

Are the Electrical Safety Codes under Fire?

If I told you a group across the United States and Canada is lobbying to remove requirements pertaining to proven life safety devices from...

Do you have the information needed to adjust the codes for greater safety?

The National Electrical Code The National Electrical Code (NEC) published by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) is arguably the most comprehensive electrical installation code...

Lighting’s Integrated Future

Light bulbs have been a pretty dumb technology throughout history. Even the new LEDs that can change color aren’t anything particularly special in the...

Thinking Out of the Box: Driving Safety Through Innovation

How many times have you heard “this is how we’ve done it for years” and watched an idea get stopped in its tracks? My...

Essential Electrical Systems and Life Safety Systems. Is there a difference between them?   

The subject of essential electrical systems versus life safety systems is not consistently understood by the users of the Canadian Electrical Code (CE Code,...

ESFI’s Counterfeit Electrical Products Survey: Inspecting the Results

In recent years local, federal and international authorities have combined their efforts to thwart counterfeit operations and seize fake products before they hit the...

Code Hunter — Bending, 2014 NEC

To play this game, you need a sharp eye, a quick mind and a 2014 National Electrical Code book. (Fill-in-the-blank questions are looking for the...
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