CPSC’s Potential Changes for Voluntary Recall Notices

March 28, 2014 by

Today we’re chatting with Jonathan Stewart, NEMA Manager of Government Relations, about product recalls. This is in response to a proposed rule coming out of the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) regarding the form and content of Voluntary Remedial Actions, commonly referred to as Voluntary Recalls.

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Christopher Curtis, Senior Advisor, Schneider Electric and Chairman of the NEMA Board of Governors

March 19, 2014 by

Evolving Standards to Meet Market Demands—In a large and well developed market environment such as the United States, change seems to come in often excruciatingly slow increments. Mr. Curtis will offer a global manufacturer’s view on how market demand drives the evolution of standards and what manufacturers can do in standards development processes to stimulate a quicker response.

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CANENA Annual General Meeting Program

New CPSC Data on Portable Generators and Carbon Monoxide

January 23, 2014 by

Today we’re discussing new carbon monoxide statistics released by the Consumer Product & Safety Commission (CPSC). NEMA Manager of Government Relations Jonathan Stewart and Robert Adler, Acting Chairman of CPSC join us to explain these new statistics and what they mean for consumers.

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How will updates to the 2014 National Electrical Code affect you?

November 25, 2013 by

NEMA Field Reps Paul Abernathy (Southern) and Don Iverson (Midwest) discuss updates to the 2014 National Electrical Code (NEC), focusing on GFCI and AFCI requirements. To learn more or purchase the 2014 NEC, visit the National Fire Protection Association online at www.nfpa.org.

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Dangers of Water-Damaged Electrical Equipment—In Plain Language

September 18, 2013 by

It was recently announced that the cause of the devastating boardwalk fire in Seaside Park, New Jersey, last week was the result of water-damaged electrical wire. It is possible that the integrity of the wires may have been affected by Superstorm Sandy. NEMA Assistant Vice President Paul Molitor joins us to discusses safety issues related to water-damaged electrical equipment, as well as smoke- and fire-damaged electrical equipment.

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Evaluating Water-Damaged Electrical Equipment
Evaluating Fire- and Heat-Damaged Electrical Equipment

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