While disaster plans must primarily address preventing loss of lives during the initial phase of the disaster, they must also address the post-initial phase (disaster recovery) with electrical equipment.

Arc-fault circuit interrupters (AFCIs) have become a familiar technology to electrical contractors during the past decade.

New Wiring Rules covering the installation of downlights will be introduced across Australia in the next few months.

This article reviews some of the electrical system grounding requirements as spelled out in the Canadian Electrical Code and it throws in a few curve balls to hopefully keep things interesting.