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The National Electrical Safety Code® (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.
OSHA Electrical 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.
Oregon Building Codes Divisions: Electrical Program
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
Indoor Electrical Safety Check – Tips for the Safe Indoor Use of Electricity
Published as a public service by the Electrical Safety Foundation International in cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and the Canada Safety Counci
Oregon OSHA Topic Page: Electrical
This topic page provides information from Oregon OSHA on electrical safety and health, including regulations, safe work practices, publications and training.
Source: Oregon OSHA
eLCOSH Publications: Electrical
Use this page to view the publications related to electrical safety and health by eLCOSH.
Electric Safety in Construction For Non-Electricians
Electric Safety in Construction For Non-Electricians.