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Since 1919, CSA Group has become the largest standards development organization in Canada. Our standards and codes are developed and maintained through the contributions of a wide body of volunteer experts %u2013 including industry, academia, governments, regulators and consumers - through an impartial, responsive and efficient consensus-based approach. CSA Group standards have an enormous impact on safety, the environment, the global economy and can help foster the wider acceptance and adoption of new or innovative technologies. They help us achieve our goal: helping make the world a better, safer, more sustainable place, where standards work for people and business.
A wide range of products that help organizations with their ISO 9001 quality management systems, as well as standards for risk management, privacy, auditing and management system guidelines.
CSA Group publishes and maintains 175 construction & engineering standards in areas such as building construction & maintenance, concrete, wood products, structures, welding, plumbing, sustainable construction practices and more.
Since 1927, CSA Group's Canadian Electrical Code has provided the signature standards for addressing shock and fire hazards of electrical products in Canada. Developed in collaboration with industry experts, we have over 700 standards and application tools that keep you safer.
CSA Group's energy-related standards address safety, performance and efficiency requirements. Our suite of standards include; renewable energy systems; alternative energies such as wind and solar; energy efficiency of electrical equipment and appliances; nuclear; and petroleum and natural gas systems.
CSA Group works with international stakeholders to provide consensus-based standards in environmental management, natural resources management, energy efficiency & performance, carbon management and other important sustainability-related subjects.
Working with key stakeholders in the health care sector, CSA Group has developed standards solutions in health care technology, infrastructure, and systems critical to helping ensure the delivery of safe and reliable health care.
Fast and reliable communication systems depend on technical compatibility and efficient operations - the focus of CSA Group standards for IT & Telecommunications. Our standards solutions cover basic telephone wiring and equipment to the complex systems and security.
Standards that help support the effective management of municipal infrastructure assets. These standards cover a range of topics including buildings in northern climates, managing snow, community drainage systems, mapping of underground infrastructure and more.
Safe operations of mechanical and industrial equipment are the focus of CSA Group standards and codes for this area, and include: elevators and other lifting devices, boilers & pressure vessels, refrigeration equipment, the transportation of dangerous goods, school buses, and even amusement rides.
CSA Group facilitated the development of Canada's first standard for hard hats in 1948 and has remained committed to providing a comprehensive suite of standards solutions for Occupational Health & Safety that help in achieving safety and compliance objectives.
CSA Group's public and community safety standards help to ensure that products, services and processes are designed to protect people within their communities - from hockey rinks to playgrounds. Our standards solutions include: Accessibility, Emergency Management and Injury Prevention.