UL in daily life
All you have to do is look around your home, your workspace or your favorite store and chances are you’ll see a product or device that UL has helped make safe, secure or sustainable.
UL and the ingredients for safety
We help product manufacturers find trustworthy ingredients and materials that have been certified safe for human use. It’s how these brands can be more responsible with the products they sell.
UL helps to extinguish fire danger
We help protect firefighters and consumers by testing and certifying the equipment used to combat fires, as well as focus on home and building safety against fires.
UL helps protect you from what can’t be seen
Mobile phones have become essential in life. We help companies test that the electronic waves, internal components and batteries are safe.
UL helps keep your kitchen safe
We don’t certify cooking skills, but we do protect families by testing the safe performance of small and large kitchen appliances.
UL and safety awareness
From the proper usage of life jackets to the dangers of oil-soaked rags, we often share safety tips on how to avoid hazards that most people don’t think or know about.