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Jan 30, 2017
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.

Source: IEEE

Jan 30, 2017
National Fire Protection Association publications and catalogue


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


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


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


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

Jan 30, 2017
U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission Home Electrical Checklist


his checklist is a room-by- room guide and allows you to identify and follow up on safety concerns.

Source: CPSC

Jan 30, 2017
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

Source: ESFI

Jan 30, 2017
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

Jan 30, 2017
eLCOSH Publications: Electrical


Use this page to view the publications related to electrical safety and health by eLCOSH.

Source: ELCOSH

Jan 30, 2017
Electric Safety in Construction For Non-Electricians


Electric Safety in Construction For Non-Electricians.

Source: CPWR