Ground Fault Circuit Interrupter
A GFCI is a device that protects against electric shock by quickly shutting off the power supply before injury occurs. GFCIs are generally installed where electrical circuits may accidentally come into contact with water. Due to the potential of shock GFCIs are used to protect human life.
The National Electrical Code requires circuits with GFCI protection in:
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