These assets are intended to support media who are covering UL’s involvement in the testing and certification of self-balancing scooters (aka hoverboards).

For additional resources or if you have questions, please contact Brooke Higginbotham at brooke.higginbotham@ul.com, or call 847-664-1298.

Official UL Press Release

Fact Sheet

B-roll Package

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CONTACT INFORMATION

  1. To report consumer safety incidents with hoverboards, visit http://www.saferproducts.gov/
  2. Retailers or manufacturers wishing to submit self-balancing scooter products for testing, or inquiring about battery testing with UL, should reach out via the contact form at http://contact.ul.com/contact-ul-energy, or email RenewableEnergyQuote@ul.com.
  3. To inquire about press interviews with UL, contact Brooke Higginbotham at 847-664-1298 or brooke.higginbotham@ul.com