Electrical equipment intended to be used in industrial, marine and explosive atmosphere conditions are required to be assessed to higher safety standards due to the nature of the settings where it'll be used. These conditions might have a mixture of gases, vapors, dust and/or other substances which are highly combustible. Examples of such locations are oil rigs, mines, and chemical plants.
See Kwong Electric (KL) Sdn Bhd hold a variety of products that are accredited and certified by professional third party bodies to ensure that the products are conformed to the safety standards. Some of these certifications schemes among many others are ATEX, IECEx, CE, CSA, Inmetro, and KC.
These certification schemes ensure that manufacturers of electrical safety equipment comply to the health and safety requirements that are decided by said professional bodies across various regions. Below are the summarized details of some of these certification schemes.
Recognised in Europe, UK
ATEX is the commonly referred to two European Directives for controlling explosive atmospheres: ATEX 137 and ATEX 114. For more info, click here.