(cLCus: approvals to CSA and UL standards for Canada and the USA)
LabTest is an accredited third-party ISO 17065 Certification Body, ISO 17025 Testing Laboratory, and ISO 17020 Inspection Body. This allows for products to be tested and certified by LabTest to standards as per the scope of accreditations. The scope contains multiple CSA and UL standards that are accepted in Canada and USA respectively. These standards are listed in Canadian Electrical Code and National Electrical Code and contain minimum safety standards that a product must meet depending on intended use and application of the product.
LabTest Certification authorizes the manufacturer to affix “LC” mark if the product has met all applicable requirements as per the CSA and/or UL standards. If a product carriers LC mark, it has been evaluated and approved/compliance with the applicable standards for the intended market.