Legrand/Pass & Seymour new product catalog
Legrand/Pass & Seymour (P&S), Syracuse, N.Y., has created a massive online product catalog of its entire range of electrical wiring devices and accessories. The interactive catalog will soon also be accessible on mobile devices including iPads, iPhones and Android devices. Aimed primarily at electrical distributors, engineers, electrical contractors, specifiers and end users, the jam-packed catalog provides product and technical information and diagrams for over 10,000 different line items. It is available at www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/ps_legrand/catalog1112/#/0.
Faith Technologies site dedicated to electrical risk management
Faith Technologies, Menasha, Wis., announced the launch of a website dedicated to its electrical risk management (ERM) service offering. The website is available at www.faithERM.com. The new site features information specially tailored to customers looking to get information and improve their electrical risk management programs. The launch of the new site comes at a time when 2012 changes are being implemented into NFPA 70E, the standard code for electrical safety in the workplace. OSHA utilizes NFPA 70E for electrical safety regulation and can issue citations if the code is not fulfilled. It is crucial for employers to have a complete Electrical Risk Management program in place to address these code changes and Faith Technologies is able to identify violations and provide solutions.
Leviton redesigns website
Leviton Manufacturing Co., Melville, N.Y., launched its newly redesigned website, offering an enhanced user experience for both professionals and consumers. The new www.leviton.com serves as a complete resource with step-by-step installation videos, tips and interactive discussion forums, including installation procedures and best uses for various Leviton products.
The new “Leviton 101” is prominently featured throughout the site. This educational platform connects visitors with training videos and information from Leviton experts, and with other site visitors, for collaborative DIY discussions. Leviton is also offering professionals specific information on the necessary lighting controls, wiring devices, and connectivity for applications such as data centers and education facilities.
EPCO Website adds more resources
Engineered Products Co. (EPCO), Minneapolis, a supplier of specialty lighting and wiring consumable products for electrical contractors, announced that its website now features more industry, educational, regulatory and product resources, dynamic functioning and a new look at www.engproducts.com. The new site design improves navigation and provides immediate access to the site's major topic areas. EPCO CEO Jack Schuster said EPCO's new website is a more valuable resource for distributors and electrical contractors with its broader offering of industry, product and regulatory information, including MSDS sheets, NEC handbook references, federal legislation information, and installation guides and videos.
NEMA Surge Protection Institute launches educational website
The NEMA Surge Protection Institute (NPSI) has launched an updated website that informs users about surge characteristics, how surge protective devices (SPDs) work, and how to specify and apply surge protection. NSPI is an educational outreach effort initiated by the Low Voltage Surge Protective Devices Section of the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) to heighten awareness of the benefits of surge protection for the purpose of promoting proper application and usage. The website (www.nemasurge.com) is a one-stop location for information on applying surge protection to commercial, industrial and residential facilities, including FAQs, a glossary, links to regulations and reference materials.