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Being Careful with Raceway, Part 1

Raceway work typically presents specific dangers such as neck strain, finger injuries, and injuries from falling.

 

If your work involves construction, you almost certainly run raceway. This work typically presents specific dangers such as neck strain, finger injuries, and injuries from falling.

Before we discuss how to protect yourself against these dangers, let’s be clear on what raceway actually is. Raceway is an enclosed channel for holding wires, cables, or bus bars. A raceway is defined within specific NEC Article definitions (e.g., Art. 358).

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