To meet this challenge, the IAEI International Office has produced a number of virtual, on-demand training modules available through our website (

This session of #IAEINewsLive is an industry update with a reference document you can add to your computer for future reference. Today's session hits on industry news, the IAEI Section Meetings, some Key NFPA resources and more.

Here is an update from the 2020 and 2021 statistics for electrical inspectors, electricians, and other workers within the industry.

ESFI is providing safety tips to prevent household fires and accidents caused by improper heating, cooking, and holiday decorating practices.

North Carolina has adopted the NEC 2020 as part of their North Carolina State Electrical Code effective November 1, 2021.

To help address current meter socket supply issues, FirstEnergy has temporarily waived its requirement that meter sockets be “side-wired” for underground service connections.

The International Association of Electrical Inspectors (IAEI) is teaming up with the National Fire Protection Association® (NFPA®)—the official sponsor of Fire Prevention Week for more than 90 years—to promote this year’s Fire Prevention Week campaign, “Learn the Sounds of Fire Safety.”

The challenging tasks of keeping the data flowing reliably between the RTU system and the utility enterprise is now being complicated with aging and obsolete infrastructure.

Whether your employees are in the sun for long hours or inside a hot facility, it’s important to be aware of heat-related illnesses in order to implement prevention measures and maintain a safe workplace.

For over 90 years, CSA C22.1:21, Canadian Electrical Code, Part I, has been updated to address new sector challenges and improvements. And 2021 is no exception.