Do wire connectors used to make line side splices or taps need to have a short circuit current rating (SCCR)?

It was during preparation for the education program at the 2018 IAEI Section meeting that I came up with the idea of increasing the presence of women in the electrical construction field.

Let's review some of the inconsistencies between the National Building Code of Canada (NBC) and the CE Code.

Unfortunately, some Code changes are a direct result of a fatality. Canadian Electrical Code Rule 30-1024 1 (previously Rule 30-1030) is an example of a tragedy resulting in a change.

The challenge is getting people out of flammable clothing and into appropriate PPE through code guidance that’s easier to understand and implement. It starts by putting ourselves in a contractor’s shoes.

The CE Code is a comprehensive document. Sometimes it can seem quite daunting to quickly find the information you need. Here's part 10 of our series.

In today’s highly competitive workplace, reputation makes a difference. Your competition can be down the hall, across the country, or 10 feet away.

IREC honored the International Association of Electrical Inspectors (IAEI) for its work with solar training and education at the 2018 3iAwards.

Taking time to examine the choices you make in your life and work each day and over the long term to make sure they are enhancing your well-being can do more than just make you happier.