Tuesday, October 27, 2009

2009 Fire Precention week- Electrical safety.

Thai video is from the NFPA. When ever anyone is talking about the "Code" they normally are referring to the NFPA. There are lots of other codes. Some are made by individual township. Other have to do with general building code. The NFPA is concidered by most inspector as the standard when it comes to electrical safety. I have included a their self description below.

About NFPA

NFPA headquarters
1 Batterymarch Park
Quincy, Massachusetts
USA 02169-7471

Tel: +1 617 770-3000

Sales/Member Services
+1 800 344-3555 or
+1 617 770-3000

Fax: +1 617 770-0700

The mission of the international nonprofit NFPA, established in 1896, is to reduce the worldwide burden of fire and other hazards on the quality of life by providing and advocating consensus codes and standards, research, training, and education.

The world's leading advocate of fire prevention and an authoritative source on public safety, NFPA develops, publishes, and disseminates more than 300 consensus codes and standards intended to minimize the possibility and effects of fire and other risks.

NFPA membership totals over 75,000 individuals around the world and more than 80 national trade and professional organizations.

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