2018 NFPA 79 General Overview and Applicability
May 8, 2019, 4:00 PM EST
The 2018 NFPA 79, Electrical Standard for Industrial Machinery, has a great amount of detail and can be applied to a large number of electrical systems. Based on my experience and working knowledge of the standard, this standard offers exceptional requirements to the build, design, and operation of industrial machines. I will discuss the standard layout in general and the applicability of the requirements.
Heath Garrison, SMS, CESCP
Electrical Safety, Trending, & Compliance Manager / Electrical AHJ
National Renewable Energy Laboratory