Safety and security expertise for connected industrial machinery and automation
Manufacturers look to digital transformation to help increase manufacturing productivity, decrease production costs, improve quality, lower labor expenses and reduce risk to workers. However, in today’s connected industrial environment, the risks associated with life, health and environmental damage can be significant. So, transforming with safety and security in mind is critical in helping prevent potential hazards, reduce the risk to workers and protect your brand.
With UL’s extensive technical expertise, we can help guide you through the digital transformation of your industrial machinery and automation. Our goal is to help you bring safe, secure and connected industrial equipment to your customers quickly and efficiently. Why choose us:
- Leading industrial equipment and system manufacturers around the world choose us to help them assess and demonstrate the interoperability, functional safety, electromagnetic capability (EMC)/wireless and cybersecurity of their connected products, provide guidance on global regulatory requirements, and test and certify their products to the latest global standards.
- Our involvement in the IECEE CB Scheme helps provide cost- and time-savings for global market access. With extensive expertise navigating the complex world of industrial equipment and machinery, trust in us to serve as your independent third-party certifier or assessor for safety and compliance worldwide.
- The UL Mark is a well-recognized global symbol of safety and strengthens trust and confidence in all connected devices throughout the entire value chain.
- We are an impartial global company long trusted on the factory floor for product safety that can assess the entire factory creating safer work environments and peace of mind.
Industrial equipment and machinery service overview
We provide certification of industrial control panels to UL 508A, the Standard for Industrial Control Panels. We also offer certification and guidance to cover a wide variety of standards for industrial machinery and automation products according to end-application needs.
In addition to certifying to U.S. and Canadian requirements, we can also offer informative reports and advisory services on various International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) standards in support of global market access.
We are also an impartial independent third party that provides factory and asset owners with on-site risk assessments and machine safeguarding audits of industrial machinery to applicable national and international standards.
Engaging with us early can help reduce risk in many aspects of compliance projects, or even projects not heading for a final certification. When you work with us, we can help enable safety across the manufacturing environment from product to factory floor.