AMI1403Duty to Comply with National Electrical Safety Code
Ark. Model Jury Instr., Civil AMI 1403
Arkansas Model Jury Instructions-Civil
February 2020 Update
Chapter 14. Electricity
AMI 1403 Duty to Comply with National Electrical Safety Code
NOTE ON USE
Use AMI 601 and insert the appropriate portion of the Code.
The Arkansas Public Service Commission has adopted the construction standards of the NESC. See Woodruff Elec. Co-op. Corp. v. Daniel, 251 Ark. 468, 472 S.W.2d 919 (1971).
A violation of the NESC is evidence of negligence. Arkansas Valley Elec. Co-op. Corp. v. Davis by Davis, 304 Ark. 70, 800 S.W.2d 420 (1990).
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