October 31, 2016
UL Firefighter Safety Research Institute Introduces “Close Your Door”
The UL Firefighter Safety Research Institute has rolled out a memorable song, music video, website and social campaign to teach and encourage a new generation to close their bedroom door to add valuable escape time in case of fire. Forty years ago, victims had an average of 17 minutes to escape a burning home after… read more
October 6, 2016
UL EHS Sustainability Releases More Than 100 UK-Focused e-Learning Courses
Asbestos awareness, manual handling, working at heights and many more key topics for UK companies UL EHS Sustainability, the industry’s leading provider of workplace health and safety solutions, recently announced a massive release of more than 100 UK-focused health and safety courses. The subjects include asbestos awareness, manual handling, and working at heights and are… read more
October 6, 2016
UL EHS Sustainability’s CR360 Named as Top Product of The Year 2016 in Environmental Leader Product & Project Awards
July 21, 2016
UL Statement on Brexit
June 13, 2016
More time to wait until the EU MDR and IVDR are ready
April 11, 2016
UL Launches Cybersecurity Assurance Program
As cyber-attacks become more sophisticated, harder to protect against, and more costly than ever, security precautions are critical. There will be 21-50 billion connected devices by 2020, according to Gartner and other industry reports. By 2018, it is predicted that 66% of networks will have an IoT security breach*. The security and financial risks impacting… read more
April 11, 2016
UL Launches Verification Service for “Low Optical Flicker”
Optical Flicker — the impression of unsteadiness of visual perception induced by a light stimulus whose luminance or spectral distribution fluctuates with time, or the rapid change in light source output over time — is present, to some degree, in nearly all light sources. However, the degree to which flicker can be perceived, or is… read more
March 11, 2016
China Market Access: UL Provides Medical Device Manufacturers Alternative to Traditional CFDA Testing
UL’s new China Food and Drug Administration (CFDA) testing program allows medical device manufacturers outside of China the option to participate in and complete the required series of tests for CFDA approval at a local UL laboratory outside of China with the support of onsite engineers from CFDA testing lab.
February 5, 2016
UL Acquires Environment, Health, Safety and Sustainability Software Company
Purchase enables UL to offer comprehensive platform to customers
January 29, 2016
BRC Code of Practice – Modified EN71-2 Test Method for the Flammability Safety of Children’s Dress-up
Pending official announcement of UK British Retail Consortium (BRC), two Codes of Practice are introduced to help improve the safety of children’s dress up clothing.