Originally Posted By: srowe
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|110-12. Mechanical Execution of Work. Electric equipment shall be installed in a neat and workmanlike manner.
(a) Unused Openings. Unused openings in boxes, raceways, auxiliary gutters, cabinets, equipment cases, or housings shall be effectively closed to afford protection substantially equivalent to the wall of the equipment.
(c) Integrity of Electrical Equipment and Connections.
Internal parts of electrical equipment, including busbars, wiring terminals, insulators, and other surfaces shall not be damaged or contaminated by foreign materials such as paint, plaster, cleaners, or abrasives.
I did a new construction today and they did not cover the outlets when the textured the walls....all the outlets "operated" but have obviously been compromised.
Thoughts, ideas needed.