Consumer and Educator Resources

To help keep you and your world safe, explore our range of articles and resources on key safety topics that affect us every day as consumers.

Fighting Fire with Science
Close Your Door comes as the result of over 10 years of research by the UL Firefighter Safety Research Institute (FSRI), proving that a closed door could potentially save lives in a fire


Safety Smart®
A global educational program designed to improve children’s awareness and understanding of safety, health and environmental issues, and encourage changes in their behaviors.




UL XplorLabsTM
This educational platform is designed to encourage students to “solve through science.” Through interactive videos, instructional experiences, hands-on classroom activities, and creative classroom challenges.


SafeBee
A great resource that promotes public awareness of safety, health and environmental matters.


Code Authorities, Designers, Specifiers, and Installers

To help keep you and your world safe, explore our range of articles and resources on key safety topics that affect us every day as consumers.

ProductSpec®
UL Product Spec is a powerful online search tool that helps you easily locate the UL certification information needed to achieve safe, sustainable code compliant installations.
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Sustainable Products Online Tool (S.P.O.T.)TM
Currently features more than 40,000 products, SPOT can help identify products by sustainable attributes, MasterFormat product codes and building rating system credits such as LEED v4 and the WELL Building Standard™.

Architectural Services
Free self service tools and resources are available for architects. Subject matter experts are available to provide enhanced technical assistance to achieve code compliance. Topics include details to meet fire-resistance ratings, evaluation reports, green design, plus Architect Chat–UL’s exclusive direct connection to subject matter experts.

Marking and Application Guides
Marking and application guides are designed to assist in determining the suitability of UL certified equipment for use in a particular installation

Technical Information Library
Technical white papers on a wide range of topics of interest to code authorities, designers, and installers.

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