State of Texas
New Guides for NFPA 78 and 1078
The 2021 edition of the new NFPA
78 - Guide on Electrical Inspections is now open for Public Input. The closing
date is February 14, 2018. This document covers minimum criteria to aid in
organizing and conducting electrical inspections, which includes
administration, plans review, and field inspection, for new electrical
installations and modifications to existing electrical installations in
conformance with the AHJ requirements. More details can be found HERE.
The 2021 edition of the new NFPA 1078 - Standard for Electrical
Inspector Professional Qualifications is now open for Public Input. The closing
date is February 14, 2018. This standard identifies the minimum job performance
requirements (JPRs) for electrical inspectors. More details can be found HERE.
The Technical Committee on
Electrical Inspection Practices will be holding a First Draft Meeting on
February 26-28, 2018 at the Doubletree Hotel Houston Downtown located at 400
Dallas Street, Houston, Texas 77002. The complete revision cycle for the NFPA
78 and 1078 can be accessed at the links provided above.
Contact: Bryan Holland,