FAQ's and resources

Frequently Asked Questions and industry links.



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Standards & codes of practice

ANSI U.S.A American National Standards Institute
ATEX E.U. Directive 2014/34/EU
BSI U.K. The British Standards Institute
CENELEC E.U. European Committee for Electrotechnical Standardisation
CSA Canada Canadian Standards Association
HSE U.K. Health & Safety Executive
ISA U.S.A. The International Society of Automation
ISO International International Organization for Standardization
NEMA U.S.A. National Electrical Manufacturers Association
NFPA U.S.A. National Fire Protection Association


Certifications & approvals

Baseefa U.K. SGS Baseefa Ltd
BIS India Bureau of Indian Standards
CE E.U. Re. application of the CE mark
CESI Italy Centro Elettrotecnico Sperimentale Italiano
CML UK Certification Management Ltd
CSA Canada Canadian Standards Association
FM U.S.A. Factory Mutual
IECEx International International Electrotechnical Commission Scheme
Intertek U.K. Intertek Testing & Certification Ltd
KEMA Netherlands KEMA Quality B.V.
LCIE France Laboratoire Central des Industries Electriques
NCC Brazil National Certification Body accredited by INMETRO
NEMKO Norway Norges Elektriske Materiellkontroll
PTB Germany Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt
SABS South Africa South African Bureau of Standards
SIRA U.K. Sira Test & Certification
TUV International TUV Rheinland Group
UL U.S.A. Underwriter's Laboratories, Inc.


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