Safety made easy: VdS-Approval is the synonym for clearly proven reliability, backing you up with 115 years of experience and highest German engineering. Fire protection products + systems approved with Europe´s No.1 Quality Seal are listed by governments worldwide, always including + exceeding EN, CE/CPR, mostly ISO – and fully applicable in NFPA installations:
We have for years positioned ourselves globally and work in the approval of products in close cooperation with all relevant certification institutes in Europe. Manufacturers also benefit through a variety of agreements for mutual recognition of test results. However, we also work closely with various partners outside of Europe.
The Association of Swiss Security System Installers (SES) defines and regulates Switzerland's requirements for the technical design of intrusion, burglary and hold-up alarm systems.
It is also responsible for installer approvals as well as product testing and certification. With test reports or certificates from VdS, manufacturers can obtain SES approval.