Description: Basic provisions are set forth for safeguarding of persons from hazards arising from the installation, operation, or maintenance of (1) conductors and equipment in electric-supply stations, and (2) overhead and underground, electric-supply and communication lines. Work rules for the construction, maintenance, and operation of electric-supply and communication lines and equipment are included. The rules and provisions are applicable to the systems and equipment operated by utilities, or to similar systems and equipment of an industrial establishment or complex under the control of qualified persons.
Oversight Committee: NESC
Sponsor: National Electrical Safety Code
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