UL stands for Underwriters Laboratories, a nonprofit safety organization established since 1894 for the express purpose of “promoting safe living and working environments.”UL is world recognized as a leader in product safety testing and certification. Safety is the most import thing when purchasing and riding a hoverboard.
Here are some of the reasons why UL2272 standard approved is so important for hoverboards:
Standards: On 2nd Feb,2016,UL announced can test and certify hoverboard using UL 2272, which covers the electric drive train including the rechargeable battery and charger system combination for use in self-balancing scooters.UL is the first one in the world set up an strictly standard for hoverboard. Its UL2272 standard ensures a good quality hoverboard, fire and explosion free and semi water proof.
Verfication: A local UL field representative will visit a UL certified hoverboard manufacturer at least four times per year to make sure that the Listing Mark is only applied to products that are being built in accordance with the UL2272 requirements.
Commitment: When hoverboard manufacturers are UL certified is shows their continued commitment to safety and quality.
Sales Guaranteed: All hoverboard sold in the United States required UL2272 approval.With a quality UL2272 approval hoverboard, no risk of non-acceptance by custom and local government.
Insurance Covered: With a UL2272 approval, insurance can be covered easily. If you have accident with a UL2272 approved hoverboard, an army of lawyer will stand behind you and you can get insurance easily.