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NEMA Reaffirms Safety Guidelines for solid-state control.

Press Release Summary:

Jul 24, 2015 - National Electrical Manufacturers Association reaffirmed NEMA ICS 1.1-1984 Safety Guidelines for the Application, Installation, and Maintenance of Solid State Control. Developed by the 1IS SC1/SC2 Technical Subcommittee, this standards publication provides general guidelines regarding application, installation, and maintenance of solid-state control in form of individual devices or packaged assemblies incorporating solid state components.

National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) - Rosslyn, VA

Original Press Release

NEMA Reaffirms NEMA ICS 1.1-1984 Safety Guidelines for the Application, Installation, and Maintenance of Solid State Control

Press release date: Jul 22, 2015

ROSSLYN, Va.—The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) reaffirmed NEMA ICS 1.1-1984 Safety Guidelines for the Application, Installation, and Maintenance of Solid State Control. This standards publication is intended to provide general guidelines for the application, installation, and maintenance of solid-state control in the form of individual devices or packaged assemblies incorporating solid state components.

Developed by the 1IS SC1/SC2 Technical Subcommittee, these guidelines emphasize personnel safety.

NEMA ICS 1.1-1984 (R1988, R1993, R1998, R2003, R2009, R2015) may be downloaded free of charge or purchased in hard copy for $170 on the NEMA website.

The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) represents nearly 400 electrical, medical imaging, and radiation therapy manufacturers. Our combined industries account for more than 400,000 American jobs and more than 7,000 facilities across the U.S. Domestic production exceeds $117 billion per year. Our industry is at the forefront on electrical safety, reliability, resilience, efficiency, and energy security.

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