Welcome to the United States Coast Guard
Accepted Independent Material and Equipment
This online searchable database contains a listing of USCG accepted
laboratories for testing of materials and equipment. It is intended for the use
for manufacturers of commercial and recreational safety equipment and material
to locate and contact USCG accepted independent laboratories for testing
purposes for USCG Type Approval.
The U.S. Coast Guard and the United States are not liable for any
loss, damage, or harm resulting from the use of information contained in this
database, or for any reliance on its accuracy, completeness, or timeliness. Unauthorized
attempts to upload or change information on this web site are strictly
prohibited and may be punishable under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1986
and the National Information Infrastructure Protection Act.