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Can a NEMA Type 12 safety switch be used in an area classified as a Class III, Division I hazardous location?

Issue:
Application

Product Line:
Heavy Duty Safety Switches

Environment:
Class III installation

Cause:
Assure correct enclosure type is chosen for the application

Resolution:
The NEMA Type 12 safety switches are not labeled for use in a Class III, Division I hazardous location. It would be the decision of the AHJ (Authority Having Jurisdiction) to either allow the NEMA 12 device to be used, or not.

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