Browsed by
Tag: AFCI

Wisconsin media poll shows 4-to-1 support for requiring Arc Fault Circuit Interrupters in State Building Code

Wisconsin media poll shows 4-to-1 support for requiring Arc Fault Circuit Interrupters in State Building Code

 More than 80 percent of Daily Reporter poll respondents favor innovative safety device   Readers of The Daily Reporter overwhelmingly believe the State of Wisconsin building code should require arc fault circuit interrupters (AFCIs), according to a recent online poll by the building and construction newspaper. An AFCI is an advanced form of a simple circuit breaker that detects a dangerous condition in a home¬ís electrical system, which left uncorrected, can lead to an electrical Read more [...]