UL Warns of Counterfeit UL Marks on Fire Sprinklers
August 30, 2019
NORTHBROOK, Ill., August 30, 2019 - The following is a notification from UL that the fire sprinkler identified below bears a counterfeit UL Certification Mark for the United States. The fire sprinkler has not been evaluated by UL to the appropriate Standards for Safety and it is unknown if they comply with any safety requirements.
Name of Product: Model 15SSSP
Remedy: UL recommends that these products be immediately removed from service and be replace by UL Certified Fire Sprinklers.
Identification on the Product: The products are marked with a counterfeit UL Certification Marks, “ANGUS” and “2016” on the wrench boss. The following is marked on the deflector:
68°C / 155°F
Photographs of the product:
Location: These counterfeit fire sprinklers were found in Mexico City, they may have been distributed at other locations.
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The following is a notification from UL that the fire sprinkler identified below bears a counterfeit UL Certification Mark for the United States.