The UL enterprise has rebranded its three organizations as UL Research Institutes, UL Standards & Engagement, and UL Solutions.
- UL Standards & Engagement is a nonprofit organization that facilitates standards-related public-private partnerships around the world; develops actionable, rigorous safety standards based on data and safety science research; and drives safety advocacy campaigns centered on public safety.
- UL Research Institutes is a nonprofit organization that focuses on independent research into ongoing and emerging safety risks, pursuing scientific discovery to advance public safety.
- UL Solutions in a commercial business that partners with customers and stakeholders to solve safety, security, and sustainability challenges, delivering testing, inspection, and certification services, as well as software products and advisory offerings.
“Our expertise in safety science has enabled the advancement of the human experience, including safety at work and home, for more than 128 years,” said James Shannon, board chairman, UL Research Institutes and UL Solutions. “While the brands signify a new era for each of our organizations, we share a history and the UL and Underwriters Laboratories names, which are synonymous with safety science leadership. Our brands may be evolving, but our commitment to working for a safer world is constant.”
Learn more in the UL news item.