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Scott Graham
Looking for NEC code references re electrical receptacle outlets permanently installed on standard metal lighting poles, (example) typical parking lot type with a shoebox fix.   Thank you, Scott.
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John Magoon
I am evaluating a balcony railing at a theater, and wanted an opinion on theater railing heights.  In the photo the higher railing (at the foot of the aisle" is 42".  The railing to the right is 32".  It seems low and unable to protect someone against a fall.  I know there are exceptions allowed for sight-lines, but would those
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James Deweerdt
Hello, everyone. I have hopefully a simple question.  Where I work, we have conference rooms that we are updating the controls on.  Currently we have 2 switches in a 3 gang box and 4 switches right below in a  4 gang box.  We are eliminating 2 switches and would like to have all switches in the same location. The lighting
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Jeffrey Sargent
Electric shock drowning (ESD) and the efforts to mitigate hazards associated with electrical equipment in and around bodies of water is a high visibility topic on NFPA’s radar screen. The recent release of the Fire Protection Research Foundation’s second project on electrical hazards in the marina and boatyard environment, Marina
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Allan Fraser
June 2017 Electrical Training Health Care & Life Safety Code Training Fire Protection Systems Training Industrial Hazards Training Emergency Response Training Jun. 4-7 NFPA Conference & Expo, Boston Convention and Exhibition Center, Boston, MA Jun. 8 Developing an Electrical Safety Program based on NFPA 70E (2015) 1-day
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Allan Fraser
e-ACCESS is in its tenth year and we thought it appropriate to reprint a few stories of the stories that have made it so popular. We Could All Go Back to School!Allan B. Fraser, CBI, CPCA, Sr. Bldg Code Specialist, NFPA (Concept by Mary Beth Fraser)                   As children all over
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Jeff Rowe
Our State and community have legalized marijuana and we are trying to stay ahead of any problems or situations. Have any of you experienced and increase in call volume due to the sale of marijuana in your communities?  Are there specific issues you are seeing? What other advice would you give?   Thank you Chief Jeff Rowe Kennebunk
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