Service Equipment Overcurrent Protection, Part 2 Vachom/iStock/Thinkstock

Service Equipment Overcurrent Protection, Part 2

For services, the OCPD shall protect all circuits and devices [230.94].

In some cases, the service overcurrent protection devices (OCPDs) are not readily accessible to occupant(s). The service equipment area may be, for example, fenced off. Or the OCPDs are locked or sealed.

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