Code Q&A: AFCI Requirements

NEC guidelines for AFCI protection

Q. Where does the 2014 NEC require arc-fault circuit-interrupter protection?

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A. Arc-fault circuit-interrupter (AFCI) protection must be provided in accordance with Sec. 210.12(A), (B) and (C). AFCI devices must be installed in readily accessible locations.

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