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Hazardous Location Lighting – Hazardous Location Lights

Light fixtures are available for indoor and outdoor hazardous locations such as oil rigs, loading docks, pharmaceutical facilities, and more. These specially designed fixtures provide the highest light output using the newest LED technology while withstanding the most extreme elements, where a regular fixture just won’t hold up.

Key Takeaways

    • Robust Design: LED fixtures designed for hazardous locations are built to endure extreme conditions such as fires, chemicals, and explosions, featuring explosion-proof construction and approvals like various UL standards to ensure safety and durability.

    • Energy Efficiency and Longevity: These LED lights reduce energy usage by over 60%, offer high lumen output for optimal visibility, and have a long lifespan of 100,000 hours, minimizing maintenance needs and costs.

    • Compliance and Application Diversity: Tailored to meet strict safety regulations, these lights are suitable for a wide array of hazardous settings including oil rigs, refineries, and chemical plants, ensuring compliance with necessary safety and operational standards.

LED Hazardous Location Lighting Solutions


Access Fixtures provides an array of specially designed LED light fixtures for hazardous locations. These fixtures are designed to withstand fires, chemicals, water, dust and explosions in areas such as loading docks, oil rigs, processing plants, refineries, water treatment plants, and many other locations. These LED fixtures provide the highest lumen output and best quality light to ensure proper visibility in hazardous locations. Features of these LED fixtures include explosion proof, coast guard approved, various UL approvals, and various hazardous class approvals.

Pairing specially designed housings with unmatched LED technology allows for superior lighting in any indoor or outdoor hazardous environment. Housings are designed to prevent vapor and dust penetration as well as withstand fires and explosions. The LED technology provides lowered energy use and virtually no maintenance for 100,000 hours of use. Housing styles include flood lights, area lighting, high bays, surface mount lights and linear lights, allowing for the perfect fixture for any application. Our lighting specialists can help determine which hazardous lighting solution is right for your application while ensuring it will meet lighting and hazardous location requirements.


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Applications – Hazardous Location Lights

Hazardous location lighting can be used in multiple applications where regular light fixtures just won’t suffice. These applications tend to be locations where explosions are possible, corrosion is high, or there is a presence of water and/or chemicals. Hazardous location lights are designed to withstand the challenges that come with unique applications. A full list of applications where these hazardous location lighting luminaires can be used is below. It is important to note that not every fixture is ideal for every application listed. To ensure you get the right fixture for your hazardous location, contact a Certified Lighting Specialist at 800-468-9925 or [email protected]

Hazardous Location Lighting Applications

  • Oil Drilling Rigs
  • Petrochemical Facilities
  • Lubrication Pits
  • Paint Manufacturing Plants
  • Solvent and Cleaning Areas
  • Processing Plants
  • Water Treatment Plants
  • Marine Loading Docks
  • Shopping Malls
  • Sports Areas
  • New-Car Lighting
  • Security Lighting
  • Industrial Locations
  • Parking Lots
  • Gas Processing Plants
  • Refineries
  • Chemical Manufacturing
  • Soil Drilling Rigs
  • Aircraft Maintenance Facilities
  • Paint Spray Booths
  • Crew Quarters

Listings – Hazardous Area Lighting


Hazardous location lighting is designed especially to withstand unique environments. These light fixtures must meet specific criteria to be considered qualified for use in hazardous locations. Below is a list of the various listings these luminaires hold, but not all listings apply to every fixture. Be sure to check with regulations for your area to ensure the fixture you choose will suffice. Contact a Lighting Specialist if you have questions regarding the listings of your desired fixture; call 800-468-9925 or email [email protected].

Luminaire Listings and Qualifications

  • Explosion Proof
  • Marine Grade
  • Class 1, Division 1
  • Class 1, Division 1, Groups C, D
  • Class 1, Division 2
  • Class 1, Division 2, Groups A, B, C, D
  • Class 1, Division 2, Groups E, F, G
  • Class II, Division 2, Groups F, G
  • Class 1, Zone 2, AEx, nR, Groups IIA, IIB, IIC
  • UL Standards 1598, 1598A, 844, 595, 924
  • ETL Listed
  • RoHS Compliant

Location Classification for Explosion-Proof LED Lights

LED Technology

Hazardous location lighting solutions are equipped with the newest LED technology to provide the best light for any application. These fixtures reduce energy use by 60% or greater. A minimum CRI of 70 and available color temperatures of 3000K, 4300K, and 5700K allow for a crisp, clear light to be emitted to ensure safety within these hazardous locations. In addition, these fixtures emit an amazing 140 lumens per watt and are rated to last 100,000 hours. This ensures a reduction in maintenance and maintenance costs over the lifetime of the fixture.

If you have additional questions or need help selecting the correct hazardous location lighting solution for your application, contact an Access Fixtures Lighting Specialist today! 800-468-9925 or [email protected]