CERTIFICATION
KOREA SAFETY CERTIFICATION CO., LTD.

Korea Ex Certification

HOMECERTIFICATIONKorea Ex Certification

Ex mark certification(Voluntary)

Korea Safety Certification Co., Ltd. is a designated body of explosion proof certification in accordance with ISO/IEC 17065. Our company’s EX certification system covers the equipment installed and used at explosive atmospheres, installation of equipment and classification of explosive hazardous areas. The EX certificate issued by our company will enhance the competitiveness of your product.

Application Scope: Electrical device, non-electrical device, installation and location, explosive area classification




Korea Ex Certification (Mandatory, KCs)

Manufacturers and importers of Ex equipment used in the explosive atmospheres is a mandatory safety certification target in accordance with Article 34 of the Industrial Safety and Health law of Korea and shall acquire the safety certification issued by the Minister of Employment and Labor and attach the KCs mark.
Korea Safety Certification Co., Ltd. assists obtaining KCs mark through our test report.

Safety Certification Procedure


Type of Examination
Document Examination Product Examination Technical Capability/Production System Evaluation Surveillance audit
An examination to confirm that documents related to product technology such as machinery and equipment subject to safety certification meet safety certification standards

Examination Period: 15 days for domestic production, 30 days for Manufactured outside of Korea
An examination to confirm whether the safety certification target machinery and equipment are consistent with the documentation examination contents and whether the performance regarding safety meets the safety certification standards

Examination Period: 60 days
An evaluation to confirm whether the manufacturer’s technical capability and production system meet the safety certification standards in order to maintain and guarantee the safe performance of the safety certification target machinery and equipment.

Evaluation Period: 30 days for domestic production, 45 days for Manufactured outside of Korea
A regular examination to confirm whether the safety-certified manufacturer is consistently complying with the safety certification standards

Cycle: Once a year


Examination Period
Document Examination: 15 days (Manufactured outside of Korea: 30 days)
Quality Examination: 30 days (Manufactured outside of Korea: 45 days)
Product Examination: 60 days
Surveillance audit: Once a year


Legal Basis of Korean Certification
Article 34-4 of the Industrial Safety and Health laws
Article 28 of the Industrial Safety and Health ordinances
Article 58 of the Industrial Safety and Health rules
A Notification on the Procedures for Safety Certification and Autonomous Safety Confirmation


Evaluation Standards
Evaluation Standards : Protection device Safety Certification Notification No. 2018-53


Link of Three Korean Certification Bodies