Evaluating Water-Damaged Electrical Equipment

NEMA wet electrical safety
Evaluating Water Damaged Electrical Equipment, by the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA), provides advice on the safe handling of electrical equipment that has been exposed to water. It outlines items that will require complete replacement or that can be reconditioned by a trained professional.
Equipment covered includes:
  • electrical distribution equipment
  • motor circuits
  • power equipment
  • transformers
  • wire, cable and flexible cords
  • wiring devices
  • GFCIs and surge protectors
  • lighting fixtures and ballasts
  • motors and electronic products

Download the guide here.

 

 

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