by , on January 25, 2013

IEEE Standards Association (IEEE-SA) has released the IEEE C2-2012™, The 2012 National Electrical Safety Code® (NESC®) in PDF format!

Electrical engineers need this resource and the PDF allows for quickly finding what you need for quotes or for citation.

e-Hazard offers a class on NESC chapter 4 (the worker safety chapter) including 1910.269 basics.  Chapter 4 of NESC is included in our workbook for the $40 price.  A real value made possible by IEEE.  If you need the whole code purchase the PDF for easy searching.

Code Description:

“This Code covers basic provisions for safeguarding of persons from hazards arising from the installation, operation, or maintenance of (1) conductors and equipment in electric supply stations, and (2) overhead and underground electric supply and communication lines. It also includes work rules for the construction, maintenance, and operation of electric supply and communication lines and equipment.” 

More information is available at the IEEE Standards Store



Hugh Hoagland
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