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Document ID (ISN)69091
CIS number 97-974
ISBN(s) 0-87765-402-6
Year 1995
Convention or series no. NFPA No.70
Title National electrical code 1996
Bibliographic information National Fire Protection Association, Batterymarch Park, Quincy, MA 02269, USA, 1995. 1069p. Illus. Index.
Abstract This edition of the code was adopted by the National Fire Protection Association in May 1995. Contents: general definitions and requirements for electrical installations; wiring and protection; wiring methods and materials; equipment for general use; special locations (hazardous locations, commercial garages and service stations, bulk storage plants, health care facilities, places of assembly and entertainment, agricultural buildings); special equipment; special conditions; communication systems; tables and examples.
Descriptors (primary) USA; electricity; fire protection; electrical safety; electrical equipment
Descriptors (secondary) electrical insulation; wiring; hazardous locations; entertainment services; emergency current supply; earthing; communications; health services; glossary; directive; standard; circuit protection
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceUSA
Subject(s) Electricity
Broad subject area(s) Electrical safety
Browse category(ies) Fires