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GFCI Protection for Personnel for Lighting Outlets in Crawl Spaces

210.8(E) Crawl Space Lighting Outlets.  GFCI protection shall be provided for lighting outlets not exceeding 120 volts installed in crawl spaces.

Comment:  GFCI protection for lighting outlets not exceeding 120 volts is now required where lighting outlets are located in crawl spaces, at or below grade level, of dwelling units or non-dwelling units.  At least one lighting outlet containing a switch or controlled by a wall switch shall be installed where a crawl space is used for storage or it contains equipment requiring servicing. (210.70(C))

GFCI Protection for Personnel in Non-Dwelling Unit Unfinished Basements

210.8(B) Other Than Dwelling Units.  All single-phase receptacles rated 150 volts to ground or less, 50 amperes or less and three-phase receptacles rated 150 volts to ground or less, 100 amperes or less installed in the following locations shall have ground-fault circuit-interrupter protection for personnel.

(10) Unfinished portions or areas of the basement not intended as habitable rooms

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