Joe Tedesco

Joe
Tedesco

Tedesco served the industry in many roles during his career. He was a director, senior electrical code instructor for National Technology Transfer, Inc. and American Trainco, Inc.. He was also a codes, standards and seminar specialist for the International Association of Electrical Inspectors and an electrical field service specialist for the National Fire Protection Association in Quincy, Mass. He ran his own business as an NEC consultant and is a Massachusetts licensed master electrician and journeyman electrician and certified electrical inspector (one and two family 2A; General 2B, and Plan Review, 2C). Tedesco also wrote articles for CEE News and EC&M (Code Violations Illustrated and What's Wrong Here?) for more than 15 years and helped launched the Moving Violations video series.

Articles
What’s Wrong Here?, September 2011
Can you identify the Code violation(s) in this photo?
Illustrated Catastrophes- September 2011
More Code catastrophes uncovered and corrected in these faulty installations
Whats Wrong Here?
Hint: Do you consider this installation clean and neat?
What’s Wrong Here? August 2011
Can you identify the Code violation(s) in this photo?
Illustrated Catastrophes- August 2011
More Code catastrophes uncovered and corrected in these faulty installations
Whats Wrong Here?
Hint: This installer apparently relies on protection from a higher power.
Whats Wrong Here?
Hint: An accident waiting to happen
Illustrated Catastrophes, July 2011
More Code catastrophes uncovered and corrected in these faulty installations
Whats Wrong Here?
Hint: Bucket brigade
What’s Wrong Here? June 2011
Can you identify the Code violation(s) in this photo?
Whats Wrong Here?
Hint: Icy hot
Whats Wrong Here?
Hint: Clamping and continuity issues
What’s Wrong Here? May 2011
Can you identify the Code violation(s) in this photo?
Illustrated Catastrophes, May 2011
As usual, never consider the following commentary associated with these photos as a formal interpretation of the National Electrical Code (NEC). Without criticizing anyone or any product, the following scenarios present us with serious safety questions
Whats Wrong Here?
Hint: These "wire capsules" are not available for purchase.

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