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Gain insights into Edition 7 of the Intrinsic Safety Standard, IEC 60079-11 12 March 2024

IEC 60079-11 Edition 7 includes 45 major technical changes which refer to substantial modifications or updates in technical requirements, in addition to a significant number of extensions and minor or editorial changes. CSA Group has compiled a detailed guide that highlights the key changes that may impact your HazLoc certification. Access the guide now for insights on navigating IEC 60079-11 Edition 7....

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Understanding the impact of changes in Intrinsic Safety standards 13 February 2024

Published in January 2023, Edition 7 of the IEC 60079-11 standard serves as a crucial guide for electrical equipment designed for use in explosive atmospheres, employing the intrinsic safety method of protection....

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On-Demand Webinar: Learn how the IEC 60079-11 Edition 7 standards could impact you! 11 September 2023

Register now to learn about the impacts of the standard updates and for an exclusive opportunity to speak directly to industry experts to get your questions answered....

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Broaden your reach with global hazardous locations certification 06 June 2023

For manufacturers looking to enter different markets around the world for their hazardous location (HazLoc) equipment, understanding the various national and international certification schemes that are applicable is essential to efficient market access. CSA Group has developed a Global Market Access guide that outlines the requirements of global certification schemes. Download the guide at

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Preparing Ex Product Drawing Packs for Evaluation 14 March 2023

The development of Ex product drawing packs for evaluation will help to demonstrate that your products are in compliance with the appropriate certification requirements. To help you get ahead of any issues and avoid some common mistakes, CSA Group has prepared a guide on developing drawing packs. Download the guide at

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CSA Group’s guide for global certification requirements 17 January 2023

Manufacturers who want to sell their hazardous location (HazLoc) products in global markets need to understand the requirements of those markets. With our global certification guide, CSA Group can help you understand the requirements of North American, ATEX, UKCA, IECEx, and JPEx certifications and the marks that are required in global markets. Download the guide at

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Hazardex Live! 2023 Conference Speaker - Drawing packs and how they can minimize testing failures 06 December 2022

At Hazardex Live! 2023, Shane Harrison from CSA Group will be discussing the role of drawing packs in the certification process, the impacts of non-compliant packs, and how to ensure drawing packs are completed correctly....

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A guide for enclosure manufacturers 14 October 2022

Electrical equipment can become a source of ignition in hazardous locations (Hazloc) because of the thermal and electrical energy involved. Therefore, equipment needs to be designed with the necessary protection appropriate for the hazards that are present. CSA Group’s guide will help you understand the HazLoc enclosures market, the types of different enclosures, the standards and testing for the HazLoc market, and more. Download the guide now....

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Are your Ex-products UKCA-compliant? 14 June 2022

As of January 1, 2023, Ex products need to conform to UK Conformity Assessed (UKCA) requirements and bear the UKCA mark for use in the UK market. CSA Group has developed a guide outlining the UKCA requirements that Ex product manufacturers should be aware of. Download the UKCA Requirements Guide....

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Now online: on-demand webinar 12 April 2022

Applicable regulations require manufacturers to prove that their equipment meets the requirements for use in HazLoc environments. It is critical that manufacturers understand and accept the responsibility of producing equipment that meets critical safety requirements. Learn more about the global certification requirements for HazLoc equipment in our on-demand webinar. View on-demand session now....