Is Electrocution covered in the NEC?

Joe Tedesco

NEC Consultant
Aug 3, 2018
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Answer YES

“422.41 Cord-and Plug-Connected Appliances Subject to Immersion.
Cord-and plug-connected portable, freestanding hydromassage units and hand-held hair dryers shall be constructed to provide protection for personnel against electrocution when immersed while in the “on” or “off” position.”