UL is a premier global independent safety science company with over 120 years of expertise in verification, testing and certification. It’s more than 10,000 professionals are guided by the UL mission to promote safe working and living environments for all people. Delivering market access solutions for Europe, the Middle East and the Americas, UL offers the highest level of regulatory acceptance market recognition for the building and life safety technology sectors which include security, fire suppression, personal protection equipment and more. UL covers every need in fire safety testing. UL offers a broad portfolio of fire safety testing that can assist our customers in proactively identifying and evaluating unique fire safety concepts as well as fire suppression techniques when protecting property. These investigations include performance-based fire testing that can efficiently and cost effectively simulate a fire safety challenge, such as the mitigation of special hazards associated with unusual storage scenarios, unique applications or challenging environments. In addition, UL offers a comprehensive fire apparatus testing program dealing with both newly manufactured apparatus and in- service apparatus, as well as product inspections at manufacturing facilities to help maintain UL product safety certifications.
UL has written over 150 U.S. fire safety standards. We provide authorities having jurisdiction (AHJs), insurance companies, architects, designers and building owners with the information they need to verify fire suppression product performance, reliability and suitability. All of those involved in protecting the public from fire recognize and implicitly trust the UL Mark, a benefit our customers can leverage to differentiate their products.