Industry Canada requirements
The Industry Canada label identifies certified equipment. This certification
means that the equipment meets certain telecommunications networks
protective, operational, and safety requirements. The Department does not
guarantee the equipment will operate to the user's satisfaction.
Before installing this equipment, users should ensure that it is permissible to
be connected to the facilities of the local telecommunications company. The
equipment must also be installed using an acceptable method of
communication. In some cases, the company's inside wiring associated with a
single line individual service may be extended by means of a certified
connector assembly (telephone extension cord). The customer should be aware
that compliance with the above conditions may not prevent degradation of
service in some situations.
Repairs to certified equipment should be made by an authorized Canadian
maintenance facility designated by the supplier. Any repairs of alterations
made by the user to this equipment, or equipment malfunctions, may give the
telecommunications company cause to request the user to disconnect the
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
The Ringer Equivalent Number (REN:0.3) 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 Number of all the devices does not exceed 5.
L'étiquette du ministère de l'Industrie Canada identifie le matériel homologué.
Cette étiquette certifie que le matériel est conforme à certaines normes de
protection, d'exploitation et de sécurité des réseaux de télécommunications. Le
Ministère n'assure toutefois pas que le matériel fonctionnera à la satisfaction
Appendix B. Warranty Statement