UL | Retailers FAQ

By: Underwriters Laboratories  06-Dec-2011
Keywords: Public Safety, Product Safety, Safety Information

With more than 110 years as one of the world's leading product safety testing and certification organizations, Underwriters Laboratories (UL) continues to be a valuable resource for safety information. Its UL Mark is one of the most recognized symbols of safety in the world.

UL is an architect of U.S. and Canada safety systems, having developed more than 1,200 safety standards, and actively participating in national and international standards development. UL evaluates more than 19,000 types of products, and 20 billion UL Marks appear in the marketplace each year.

Consumers and regulatory authorities value UL as a leader on safety issues. With public safety at the heart of UL's mission, UL acts as a safety resource and advocate. UL works closely with customers, regulators, insurers, retailers and consumers on research, technology and safety initiatives. UL also promotes public safety through education and outreach, including through and to the media. In 2008, UL reached more than 447 million consumers in North America, Europe and Asia with its public safety message.

Keywords: Product Safety, Public Safety, Safety Information

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UL | Retailers

With over a century of product compliance expertise, the UL Mark is one of the most widely trusted safety symbols in the world and communicates to your customers that you have gone the extra step to ensure product safety and care about the safety and quality of your products.


UL | Co-Sponsorship

Before we begin working together to promote public safety, we'll ask you to sign an agreement that protects the integrity of UL's Mark and name, and their value to our joint commitment to public safety. We can also work together to deliver UL's safety message by showing the UL Mark on point-of-purchase materials, promotional literature, flyers and advertisements promoting UL certified products.


UL | Related UL Services

With unparalleled technical expertise, vast capabilities and a world-class reputation, UL is uniquely positioned to help you train your suppliers, your buyers and your store associates. So that you are better able to source products with confidence. Contact UL Customer Service at 877-UL HELPS with any questions. UL Retail Services are designed to provide efficient.