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Ground-Fault Circuit Interrupters (GFCI) GFCI Animation

Worker Using Electrical Saw with Ground Pin Properly Grounded to GFCI Receptacle
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  • Title: Ground-Fault Circuit Interrupters (GFCI) Animation
  • Content: Image

Construction worker wearing hard hat using an electric saw to cut lumber. As electricity flows through the cord, the ground-fault circuit interrupter shuts off the power, keeping the worker from being harmed by the electric current.

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