From: David MacLeod, C.E.I, P.Eng., Provincial Chief Electrical Inspector
Date: March 24, 2005
The Electrical Code Regulations require that all electrical products sold, leased, rented, installed or used in Nova Scotia shall be certified ,as approved equipment ,by a certification organization acceptable to the Chief Electrical Inspector.Please be advised that effective immediately QPS Evaluation Services shall be accepted in Nova Scotia as an electrical certification and a special inspection organization within their scope of their accreditation by Standards Council of Canada and per any rules specific to Nova Scotia as determined by the Chief Electrical Inspector.
In order for the full certification mark to be accepted it must be accompanied by a small " c " at the eight o'clock position
The QPS full certification mark is as follows:
The special inspection ( field evaluation ) labels are as follows:
The contact for QPS is:
Nick Maalouf, P.Eng.
QPS Evaluation Services Inc.
Toll Free: 1-877-746-4777
Or the local contact for Special Inspections (Field Evaluations) is: Phil Weeden
Fall River, NS
Toll Free: 1-888-287-2151
Note: The use of special inspections are limited in the quantity and type of items that can inspected as determined by the Provincial Chief Electrical Inspector.
Any questions regarding this bulletin may be forwarded to the Provincial Chief Electrical Inspector, David MacLeod, P.Eng. at 902-424-8018 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org