For Public Comment: PCTTS/CRS 59:20XX, ENERGY LABELLING – AIR CONDITIONERS – REQUIREMENTS

We invite you to share your views on the voluntary National Standard. Click here to view the draft standard Click here to submit comments Closing Date for Comments – 29th April 2021 For further information, please contact:Kimberly Badloo, Standards Officer, Standardization DivisionEmail: Kimberly.badloo@ttbs.org.ttPhone: (868) 662-8827 ext. 2042...

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Standards for withdrawal

The Trinidad and Tobago Bureau of Standards (TTBS) is reviewing its portfolio of National Standards to ensure that it is up-to-date and meets the need of stakeholders. A withdrawal of a National Standard is necessary in the following cases: The existing national standard may be revised or replaced by a...

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Advisory Notice On Sliding Gates

Sliding Gates: Tips for Minimizing Accidents For further information on TTS 641:2017, Driveway Gates – Specification, please contact: Darryl Thomson, Standards Officer, 662-8827 ext 2051 or Email: darryl.thomson@ttbs.org.tt

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TTS/ISO 45001:2020, Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems – Requirements with Guidance for Use

This document specifies requirements for an occupational health and safety (OH&S) management system, and gives guidance for its use, to enable organizations to provide safe and healthy workplaces by preventing work-related injury and ill health, as well as by proactively improving its OH&S performance. This document is applicable to any organization that wishes to establish, implement and maintain an OH&S management system to improve occupational health and safety, eliminate hazards and minimize OH&S risks (including system deficiencies), take advantage of OH&S opportunities, and address OH&S management system nonconformities associated with its activities. This document helps an organization to achieve the intended outcomes of its OH&S management system. Consistent with the organization's OH&S policy, the intended outcomes of an OH&S management system include:

  1. a) continual improvement of OH&S performance;
  2. b) fulfilment of legal requirements and other requirements;
  3. c) achievement of OH&S objectives.
This document is applicable to any organization regardless of its size, type and activities. It is applicable to the OH&S risks under the organization's control, taking into account factors such as the context in which the organization operates and the needs and expectations of its workers and other interested parties. Status: Current | Published: 2020 | Replaces: TTS/OHSAS 18001:2008

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TTS 171:Part 4:2020, Trinidad and Tobago Electrical Wiring Code – Part 4 – Interconnection Requirements for Electric Vehicle Chargers

This standard specifies minimum requirements for the installation and inspection, of electrical wiring intended for the charging of Electric Vehicles (EV) and Plug-in Hybrid Vehicles (PHEV) to ensure the practical safeguarding of persons and property from hazards associated with the use of electricity. This standard is neither to be regarded as a design specification nor as an instruction manual. Status: Current | Published: 2020

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