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.
November 2, 2015
European Commission Opens Public Consultations on Restricting 291 Substances
May 26, 2015
UL UK Accredited as Test Laboratory for MasterCard Contactless Readers V3.0
April 16, 2015
UL Fire Researchers Test Use of Fans to Control Blazes
Throughout January, UL’s FRSI staff set fires in two specially built homes inside its massive Northbrook burn lab to investigate the use of a new firefighting technique.