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NEMA Guidelines address electrical wiring device replacement.

Press Release Summary:

Nov 20, 2014 - NEMA has published NEMA WD 8-2013 Guidelines for Electrical Wiring Device Replacement. Guide contains checklist intended for evaluating safety of wiring devices and associated electrical equipment installed in residences, by building maintenance and management personnel. NEMA WD 8-2013 may be downloaded at no cost or purchased in hardcopy on NEMA website.

National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) - Rosslyn, VA

Original Press Release

NEMA Publishes NEMA WD 8-2013 Guidelines for Electrical Wiring Device Replacement

Press release date: Nov 13, 2014

ROSSLYN, Va., —The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) published NEMA WD 8-2013 Guidelines for Electrical Wiring Device Replacement.

This guide contains a checklist intended for evaluating the safety of wiring devices and associated electrical equipment installed in residences, by building maintenance and management personnel.

NEMA WD 8-2013 may be downloaded at no cost or purchased in hardcopy for $36 on the NEMA website.

NEMA is the association of electrical equipment and medical imaging manufacturers, founded in 1926 and headquartered in Rosslyn, Virginia. Its 400-plus member companies manufacture a diverse set of products including power transmission and distribution equipment, lighting systems, factory automation and control systems, and medical diagnostic imaging systems. Total U.S. shipments for electroindustry products exceed $100 billion annually.

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