Burlington, MA (PRWEB) August 29, 2012
Jones & Bartlett Learning, an Ascend Learning Company, is pleased to announce the publication of Ugly’s Electrical Safety and NFPA 70E®, 2012 Edition as part of the Ugly’s Professional Reference Series. For over 25 years, Ugly’s Electrical References has been the most instantly recognizable reference in the electrical and construction trades, providing customers with quick, accurate answers while on the job site.
Ugly’s Electrical Safety and NFPA 70E®, 2012 Edition is the market leading pocket-sized reference manual for electrical safety. Based on the updated NFPA 70E Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace®, this new edition summarizes current OSHA regulations as well as the National Electric Code®. Designed for electricians, engineers, contractors, designers, maintenance workers, instructors, and students, this invaluable resource provides fast access to the most commonly referenced sections of the latest NFPA 70E and related safety standards.
Key updates in the 2012 NFPA 70E include:
- Arc-Rated (AR) vs. Flame-Resistant (FR)
- Documentation of electrical safety programs and training
- Tables have been added for direct-current systems
- New requirements for equipment labeling
- Employees shall be retrained at intervals not to exceed 3 years
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About Ugly’s Professional Reference Series
The most instantly recognizable brand in the electrical and construction trades, Ugly’s Electrical References is the most popular pocket-sized electrical reference on the market. For over 25 years, it has been providing customers with quick, accurate answers in a unique, one-volume “tool-box library” format. Now Ugly’s brings its winning formula to a complete line of pocket electrical and plumbing references designed to increase productivity, keep jobs up-to-Code, and maintain workplace safety. Originally written by George V. Hart, a union electrician in 1978, the Ugly’s Electrical References is updated every three years following the release of the revised National Electrical Code.
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Jones & Bartlett Learning is a world-leading provider of instructional, assessment and learning-performance management solutions for the secondary, post-secondary, and professional markets. We endeavor to develop educational programs and services that improve learning outcomes and enhance student achievement by uniquely combining authoritative content written by respected authors with innovative, proven and engaging technology applications that meet the diverse needs of today's instructors, students, and professionals. Across a broad spectrum of fields ranging from medicine and emergency services to computer information systems, our educational technology applications and instructional assessment and performance-management solutions are revolutionizing how instructors teach and how students and professionals learn. With the most up-to-date, authoritative content available from academia and industry thought-leaders, Jones & Bartlett Learning is leading the way for educators, students and professionals to discover new educational and professional skill-development opportunities - enabling personalized learning, anytime, anywhere.
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Ascend Learning is a leading provider of technology-based educational, curriculum, and assessment solutions for the healthcare industry, and other vocational fields. It is renowned for delivering solutions that result in higher-performing student results at a lower cost, from nursing to health and fitness training to OSHA compliance training and insurance. Ascend Learning's family of companies consists of Jones & Bartlett Learning, ATI Allied Health, ATI Nursing Education, Boston Reed, ClickSafety, ExamFX, and the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM).