Section 12. Installation and Maintenance of Equipment

  1. Allen L. Clapp P.E., P.L.S.

Published Online: 24 AUG 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118098974.ch7

National Electrical Safety Code Handbook, Sixth Edition

National Electrical Safety Code Handbook, Sixth Edition

How to Cite

Clapp, A. L. (ed) (2011) Section 12. Installation and Maintenance of Equipment, in National Electrical Safety Code Handbook, Sixth Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118098974.ch7

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 AUG 2011
  2. Published Print: 10 JAN 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780738149301

Online ISBN: 9781118098974

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Keywords:

  • electrical equipment;
  • National Electrical Safety Code Handbook;
  • protective grounding

Summary

This chapter presents the rules for installation and maintenance of equipment defined in Section 12 of Part One of National Electrical Safety Code Handbook. This section was numbered 11 in the Fifth and prior editions. Prior to the 1981 Edition, the title of this section was Protective Arrangements of Equipment. The section specifies rules for inspection of equipment, guarding shaft ends, pulleys and belts, and suddenly moving parts, protective grounding, working space about electric equipment and equipment for work on energized parts.

Controlled Vocabulary Terms

electrical safety; grounding