National Electrical Code (NEC) Update and Review

March 17, 2020
9:40  -  10:20 am

NFPA 70®, National Electrical Code® (NEC®), sets the foundation for electrical safety in residential, commercial, and industrial occupancies around the world. It is consistently reviewed and updated, with input from active professionals in the field, to stay ahead of the constant changes in technology and safety. This is reflected in the new 2020 edition of the code, including the latest requirements for electrical wiring, overcurrent protection, grounding, and installation of equipment.

This talk will review the major changes accepted for inclusion in the 2020 NEC code and the current stage of the code cycle. The 2020 edition of the Code was developed based on more than 3,700 public inputs and 1,900 comments went into the revision of the 2020 edition of the Code. Hundreds of updates and four all-new articles.