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The mission of the Electrical Code Coalition
is to increase focus and emphasis on electrical safety through adoption, application and enforcement of the latest edition of the National Electrical Code®.
The next edition of this standard is now open for Public Comment.
What is NFPA 70?
Adopted in all 50 states, the NEC is the benchmark for safe electrical design, installation, and inspection to protect people and property from electrical hazards.
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What does NFPA 70 address?
The NEC addresses the installation of electrical conductors, equipment, and raceways; signaling and communications conductors, equipment, and raceways; and optical fiber cables and raceways in commercial, residential, and industrial occupancies.
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