Wiring Regulations in Brief
This newly updated edition of Wiring Regulations in Brief provides a user-friendly guide to the newest amendments to BS 7671 and the IET Wiring Regulations. Topic-based chapters link areas of working practice – such as earthing, cables, installations, testing and inspection, and special locations – with the specifics of the Regulations themselves. This allows quick and easy identification of the official requirements relating to the situation in front of you. The requirements of the regulations, and of related standards, are presented in an informal, easy-to-read style to remove confusion. Packed with useful hints and tips, and highlighting the most important or mandatory requirements, this book is a concise reference on all aspects of the eighteenth edition of the IET Wiring Regulations. This handy guide provides an on-the-job reference source for electricians, designers, service engineers, inspectors, builders, and students.
1. Introduction 2. Building Regulations 3. Earthing 4. Safety Protection 5. Electrical Equipment, Components, Accessories and Supplies 6. Cables, Conductors and Conduits 7. External Influences 8. Special Installations and Locations 9. Installation, Maintenance and Repair 10. Inspection and Testing Annex A. Symbols used in electrical installations Annex B. List of electrical and electromechanical symbols Annex C. SI Units for existing technology Annex D. IPX Coding Annex E. Acronyms and abbreviations Annex F. BS EN standards + CENELEC HDs Annex G. Other books associated with the Wiring Regulations