Point-of-Sale and Commercial Displays
This UL white paper discusses the general safety issues related to displays used in retail and commercial settings, and the importance of selecting displays that have been evaluated and certified for their intended use. The paper begins with an overview of the expanded use of displays and their benefits to retailers and consumers. Then, the white paper reviews the legal mechanisms for enforcing minimum safety standards for retail displays, the risks of non-compliance and the value of independently tested and certified displays. The paper provides a summary of the coverage and requirements of UL standards applicable to retail displays, and concludes with recommendations for retailers on establishing an effective display evaluation program.