This LiveWire Spotlight addresses NERC’s recent posting of updates to the Violation Risk Factors and Violation Severity Levels for requirements appearing in 28 Reliability Standards. They have corrected those where minor errors were detected, development guidelines were not followed, or remanded by the Commission for further justification.

Compliance Managers have until October 19, 2012 to return comments to the drafting team concerning the revisions to the VRFs and VSLs.