Underwriters Laboratories (UL)

Underwriters Laboratories, Inc. (UL) develops safety related standards for a wide variety of products. UL Standards related to furniture primarily concern electrical components that are incorporated in furniture products. GSA references UL standards for systems furniture products which include electrical harnesses for distributing electrical power in workstations.

UL Standards are available from:

Underwriters Laboratories, Inc. (a nongovernment website)
333 Pfingsten Road
Northbrook, IL 60062-2096
Telephone: (847) 272-8800
Customer Service: (877) 854-3577

UL Standards

Number Title
UL 723 Standard for Test for Surface Burning Characteristics of Building Materials
UL 817 Standard for Cord sets and Power-Supply Cords
UL 1286 Standard for Office Furnishings
Last Reviewed 2016-06-10