Codes/Regulations

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Jan 30, 2017
The National Electrical Safety Code® (NESC®)

http://standards.ieee.org/about/nesc/

Published exclusively by IEEE and updated every 5 years to keep the Code up-to-date with changes in the industry and technology, the National Electrical Safety Code® (NESC®) sets the ground rules and guidelines for practical safeguarding of utility workers and the public during the installation, operation, and maintenance of electric supply, communication lines and associated equipment.

Source: IEEE

Jan 30, 2017
National Fire Protection Association publications and catalogue

http://catalog.nfpa.org/

Use this site to access regulations and publications provided by the National Fire Protection Association.

Source: NFPA

Jan 30, 2017
IEEE Standards Association Electrical Safety Resource Center

http://standards.ieee.org/esrc/

The Electrical Safety Resource Center (ESRC) provides an entrance into IEEE and other organizations activities regarding electrical safety.

Source: IEEE

Jan 30, 2017
OSHA Electrical Standards

http://www.osha.gov/SLTC/electrical/index.html#standards

This page highlights OSHA standards, Federal Registers (rules, proposed rules, and notices), directives (instructions for compliance officers), and standard interpretations (official letters of interpretation of the standards) related to electrical hazards.

Source: OSHA

Jan 30, 2017
Oregon Building Codes Divisions: Electrical Program

http://www.cbs.state.or.us/bcd/programs/electrical.html

he BCD Electrical Program is one component of the Policy & Technical Services Section of the division. The electrical program is responsible for the electrical code adoption, interpretation, amendments, training and licensing.

Source: Oregon BCD