Certifications

Product Certifications

Canadian Standards Association (CSA)
The Canadian Standards Association is an independent, not-for-profit organization that develops standards and applies them through product certification, management systems registration and information products.

csaCanadian Certification: CSA
Panels bearing the designation CSA are certified to meet the requirements of CSA C22.2 No.14 (Industrial Control Equipment) and are approved for use throughout Canada.

csa_usUS Certification: Certified to American Standards
Those control panels designated CSAUS are manufactured in a CSA certified shop to UL (Underwriters Laboratories) 508A (Industrial Control Equipment) standards and are approved for use in the United States. Since 1992, CSA has been recognized as a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL) as defined by the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). This means that certification will be recognized by American federal, state and local authorities.

csa_c_usCanadian and US Certification: Certified to Canadian and American Standards
Products designated CCSAUS are certified to have been built in accordance with or exceed the applicable requirements of CSA C22.2 #14 and UL 508A and are approved for use in Canada and the United States. See “US Certification” for description of American certification.

csaHow To Reach CSA:
Canadian Standards Association, Central Office
5060 Spectrum Way
Mississauga, ON, Canada L4W 5N6
Ph: (416) 747-4044 or 1-800-463-6727
Fax: (416) 747-2510
www.csa.ca

ulHow to Reach UL:
Underwriters Laboratories
1 Underwriters Road
Toronto, ON, Canada M1R 3A9
Ph: (416) 757-3611
Fx: (416) 757-8727

Quality System Certification

iso_certISO 9001:2000 Registration: SAI Global
In addition to the certifications required by law as described above, we are proud to say that The Panel Shop, in its continued efforts to offer high quality products and services, is registered by the Quality Management Institute (QMI) to the ISO 9001:2008 standard.

International Organization for Standardization (ISO)
ISO is the International Organization for Standardization and is made up of national standards institutes from countries large and small, industrialized and developing in all regions of the world. ISO develops voluntary technical standards which add value to all types of business operations. They contribute to making the development, manufacturing and supply of products and services more efficient, safer and cleaner.

ISO 9001 is the standard used for quality assurance in design, development, production, installation and servicing. This is the requirement standard used to demonstrate capability for design/development of a product or service as well as for production, installation and servicing.

isoHow to reach ISO:
ISO Central Secretariat
International Organization for Standardizations
Case postale 56, CH-1211 Geneve 20
Ph: +41 22 749 01 11
Fx: +41 22 733 34 30
www.iso.ch

sai_globalHow to reach SAI Global:
SAI Global
1 Avenue Holiday, Suite 605
Pointe-Claire, QC, Canada H9R 5E8
Ph: (888) 723-7755
Fx: (514) 426-3998