A major concern for most when buying modern machinery is how safe it actually is. No one will purchase a machine that will hurt the operator or anyone in the vicinity. Since this concern is so tremendous, various organizations have been created to certify the safety of products, like UL. There are benefits of UL Listed heaters.
Who is UL
Underwriters Laboratories (UL) is a global independent safety science company that certifies, validates, tests, and inspects, audits, and advises and trains the public on an option of electricity to new breakthroughs in sustainability, renewable energy, and nanotechnology. Dedicated to promoting safe living and working environments, safeguard people, products and places in important ways, facilitating trade in providing peace of mind. They are responsible for accrediting consumer products based upon criteria set in place by major consumer safety organizations, such as the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and the American National Standards Institute (ANSI). UL will create a dedicated partnership with manufacturers throughout the product’s or product life cycle. They will start the services with the design, move through prototyping to functional testing and certification, and conclude with factory inspection, audits and ongoing in-field management.
What are the Benefits
To customers, distributors, and retailers, a certification mark means that they are purchasing a product that has been evaluated by an accredited independent organization. This means that an independent testing laboratory has reviewed the manufacturing process of the particular product and has concluded that the final product complies with specific safety standards.
– It builds confidence for buyers, because a certification by UL can be trusted for them to purchase a product that is truly up-to-date.
– They feel secure about purchasing a product that is in compliance with applicable National Electrical Code requirements that assures that it is safe and reduces the risk of potential injuries to the users.
– The UL mark can certify that there is a higher degree of reliability, which
could increase the quality of the product.
Recognizing the UL Marks
This is the corporate mark, not a certified UL listing mark
Listing marks for US, Canada and Europe.
Heatrex and UL
The UL mark is one of the most widely trusted safety symbols in the world and communicates that a company has gone the extra step to ensure product safety, and care about the safety and quality of their products. Heatrex has numerous products that have been tested in accordance with UL standards and have the UL listing mark or the UL recognition mark. To find out more about our products please visit us at https://www.heatrex.com/.