In alignment with today's NEC®, the 2018 edition of NFPA 79 presents critical updates to the global benchmark for industrial machinery safety.
Guard against electrical incidents and unplanned shutdowns that could result in injury, damage, or loss with the latest edition of NFPA 79: Electrical Standard for Industrial Machinery. This must-have companion to both the National Electrical Code® (NEC) and NFPA 70E®: Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace® is continuously updated to address new technologies and their impact on electrical safety.
NFPA 79 spells out essential protection for operators, equipment, facilities, and work-in-progress. Compliance is vital to reduce risks.
This edition presents the latest requirements for the full spectrum of equipment -- from single-motored drill presses to complex automated manufacturing systems. Updates address concerns from the industry and key changes to companion Standards.