Cupertino, CA. Qolsys Inc. announced today that it has received ETL certification for the IQ Panel, IQ Door/Window sensor, IQ Motion, and IQ Smart Socket.
The Intertek ETL Listed Alarm System Certification program works to maintain the highest level of alarm system reliability and ensure that products used for security and life safety comply with all federal, national and local standards and codes in both the United States and Canada.
“Many companies only get their primary product, like the alarm panel, certified,” says Mark Skeen, Qolsys VP of Life Safety, Compliance. “It is important to certify our products to ensure our product line meets the high standards expected by today’s dealers and consumers.”
This listing confirms that Qolsys has met the stringent requirements for the protection and life safety of residential and small business applications.
ETL certification of the IQ Panel ensures that it meets or exceeds operational and safety industry standards in the following areas:
– UL 985: Requirements cover household fire warning system control units intended to be installed in accordance with the National Fire Alarm Code, ANSI/NFPA 72, and the National Electrical Code, ANSI/NFPA 70.
– UL 1023: Requirements cover burglar-alarm system units intended for use in residential applications.
– CAN/ULC – 5545: Canadian requirements for residential fire warning systems.
– CAN/ULC – 51023: Canadian requirements for household burglar alarm system units.
Founded in 2010 and headquartered in Cupertino, CA., Qolsys is dedicated to improving the quality of life through innovation and technology by introducing the next generation life safety, security and home control platform and reinventing the security and home control market. The IQ Panel, the first all-in-one 7” touchscreen platform built on a mobile operating system, has a built-in panel camera, six wireless radios with no external antennas, and groundbreaking software applications which automatically update as new features are developed. Leveraging the powerful interactive services of Alarm.com, the IQ Panel brings unprecedented levels of system integration and an intuitive user experience to set a new standard for the industry. All in one. Always connected. http://Qolsys.com
Intertek is a leading quality solutions provider to industries worldwide. From auditing and inspection, to testing, training, advisory, quality assurance and certification, Intertek adds value for its customers by helping improve the quality and safety of their products, assets and processes. With a network of more than 1,000 laboratories and offices and over 36,000 people in more than 100 countries, Intertek supports companies’ success in the global marketplace, by helping customers to meet end users’ expectations for safety, sustainability, performance, integrity and desirability in virtually any market worldwide. Visit www.intertek.com.