Repairs to the certiﬁed equipment should be made by an authorized Canadian maintenance facility
designated by the supplier. Any repairs or alterations made by the user to this equipment, or
equipment malfunctions, may give the telecommunications company cause to request the user to
disconnect the equipment.
Users should ensure for their own protection that the electrical ground connections of the power
utility, telephone lines, and internal metallic water pipe system, if present, are connected together.
This precaution may be particularly important in rural areas.
Users should not attempt to make such connections themselves, but should contact the appropriate electric
inspection authority, or electrician, as appropriate.
The Ringer Equivalence Number (REN) assigned to each terminal device provides an indication of the maximum
number of terminals allowed to be connected to a telephone interface. The termination on an interface may
consist of any combination of devices subject only to the requirement that the sum of the Ringer Equivalence
Numbers of all the devices does not exceed 5.
Important Safety Instructions
Australian Safety Information
The following safety information is provided in conformance with Australian safety requirements:
DO NOT USE BEFORE READING THE INSTRUCTIONS: Do not connect the Ethernet ports to a carrier or carriage
service provider's telecommunications network or facility unless: a) you have the written consent of the network or
facility manager, or b) the connection is in accordance with a connection permit or connection rules.
Connection of the Ethernet ports may cause a hazard or damage to the telecommunication network or facility, or
persons, with consequential liability for substantial compensation.
The direct plug-in power supply serves as the main power disconnect; locate the direct plug-in power supply
near the product for easy access.
For use only with CSA Certiﬁed Class 2 power supply, rated 12VDC.
Telecommunication installation cautions
Never install telephone wiring during a lightning storm.
Never install telephone jacks in wet locations unless the jack is speciﬁcally designed for wet locations.
Never touch uninsulated telephone wires or terminals unless the telephone line has been disconnected at the
Use caution when installing or modifying telephone lines.
Avoid using a telephone (other than a cordless type) during an electrical storm. There may be a remote risk of
electric shock from lightning.
Do not use the telephone to report a gas leak in the vicinity of the leak.