May 25th, 2017

Small Batteries, Big Risks

Help keep your customers safe around button/coin batteries Lithium button and coin cell batteries offer power in a relatively small package, which has its advantages, but these batteries can also present significant risks for young children. Due to their size, loose button/cell batteries are easy for children to pick up and swallow or aspirate. This… read more

April 29th, 2017

Child Entrapment – A Unique Application of Fire Protection Engineering

Background UL Safety Standards UL 2157, 3rd edition, Electric Clothes Washing Machines and Extractors, and UL 2158, 4th edition, Electric Clothes Dryers, provide three methods to comply with entrapment requirements and a manufacturer can choose either one of these methods to evaluate their appliance. One of these methods is found in Clause 15.6.1.b) (UL 2157)… read more

February 6th, 2016

UL/IEC60950-1 Ed. 2, Am. 2 Certification Impact Analysis

The UL/IEC 60950-1, Ed. 2, Am. 2 Certification Impact Analysis (January 2015) remains available for download, which covers IEC 60950-1, EN 60950-1 and CSA/UL 60950-1. This analysis is intended to identify and analyze the impact of notable differences between the latest versions of the IEC and UL standards for Safety of Information Technology Equipment (ITE)… read more

December 9th, 2015
UL Taiwan Named Exclusive Lab of PWB Interconnect Solutions for Interconnect Stress Testing in Asia
November 10th, 2015
Testing Battery Systems Designed for Wearable Technologies
November 6th, 2015
Near Field Communications: The Current Path and the Road Ahead
October 29th, 2015
Wired For Success Comprehensive Compliance & Performance Solutions For Printed Wiring Boards Brochure
October 29th, 2015
Wearable Technology Products: The Path to Certification and International Market Approval
October 28th, 2015
September 24th, 2015
BIS Extends 13th of August Compliance Deadline