May 2011: Safety


As the aftermath of Japan’s March 11 earthquake and tsunami unfolded, many became mesmerized...

The 2012 NFPA 70E, The Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace, is nearing...

Many electrical designs incorporate parallel arrangements. The National Electrical Code (NEC) requires parallel conductors...

Surviving any situation depends on knowing what to expect and being prepared to manage...

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| May 2011
When it comes to a facility’s physical security, lighting is often used as a preventive or corrective measure against intrusions or other criminal activity.

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| May 2011
Depending on whom you ask, the title of “electrical contractor” has different meanings.

| May 2011
Accidents involving electricity are common. All electricians should review the basic electrical hazard accident--prevention measures.

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| May 2011
Article 220 of the National Electrical Code (NEC) provides requirements for calculating branch-circuit, feeder and service loads and is divided into five parts.

| May 2011
According to a poll by Harris Interactive, Americans continue to discuss and consider alternative-energy options and lifestyle changes.