Advisory Services

Overview

In today's global economy, organizations can gain a true competitive advantage by accelerating product development; effectively managing safety, compliance and regulatory risks; and accessing new markets.

UL's Advisory Services deliver end-to-end solutions that empower customers to identify new opportunities, fully leverage their core competencies and achieve their business objectives.

Definition

UL offers a wide array of advisory services that provide personalized guidance, knowledge and support so customers can meet their business goals, cut through the complexity of global compliance challenges and address new or existing standards and regulations.

Benefits

Whether it’s technical assistance to troubleshoot product performance issues, or guidance on emerging industry standards, customers leverage UL’s expertise for the knowledge and resources that help enable:

  • Increased speed to market
  • Mitigation of compliance challenges
  • Improved product safety and quality
  • Increased customer satisfaction and brand loyalty
  • Delivery of safer products to global markets
  • Reduced costs and rework
  • Enhanced focus on core competencies and productivity
  • Risk management and sustained product viability
  • Increased supply chain transparency and sustainability

UL industry experts can develop custom programs to help manufacturers evaluate new product prototypes and identify performance and safety issues.

Our advisory service includes:

Product Evaluations

  • Comparative product analysis
  • Packaging and labeling compliance reviews
  • Certified Automotive Parts Association (CAPA) testing
  • Design evaluation and human factors review

Program Development and Research

  • Risk analysis
  • Customized research and benchmarking
  • Policy and program development

Supply Chain Assessments

  • Gap analysis
  • Regulatory assessments
  • Factory outsourcing/transportation analysis
  • Contingency plan review
  • Security evaluation

Training

  • Onsite technical seminars
  • Customized/personalized eLearning

DELIVERABLES


For information on other UL advisory services, please phone Knowledge Solutions at +1.888.503.5536.


PRODUCTS THIS SERVICE APPLIES TO

Any product with a UL or other applicable standard or global regulatory requirement(s).

APPLICABLE STANDARDS

All UL and other applicable standards UL Catalog of Standards »

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