Outline of HTDS Conformity Discover Process for getting your product listed, labeled and certified

This is the next addition to our video series on getting your product listed, labeled or certified.  Today our CEO, Steve Barcik Amstel is going to speak about the Conformity Discovery Process and how using our process can save you time and money when getting your product to market.  Link to video also available here: https://youtu.be/2gt8OZB0CsM The […]

Differences Between Standards IEC 60950 & IEC 62368

We are continuing our series on Information Technology Equipment Design Standards. We have been talking about, UL IEC ANSI 60950 – 1 and it seems needed to bring up that this standard is going to be replaced by IEC 62360 – 1.  In today’s blog and video, Steve Barcik Amstel talk about the differences between […]

UL 60950 Part 2 with High Tech Design Safety

Today we’re going to talk more about UL 60950, the standard for information technology equipment. We are going to talk about the standards and designs and how to accelerate your design and obtain rapid approval. In this video presentation Steve gives the outline of the standard with the scope… and this time he shows you […]

From The Field #2 with High Tech Design Safety

Everyone has probably experienced at one time or another or knows someone that has felt the pains of bypassing steps in order to seemingly get to completion quicker to only realize that those missed steps actually created an even bigger emergency and setback. We hear a lot from people in companies who are creating laser-based […]

From The Field #1 with High Tech Design Safety

As a test and certification laboratory that does evaluations of equipment from industrial to laboratory to oil & gas, to medical and consumer products, we get the advantage of seeing many reoccurring wins and innovative ways that clients create ease with getting their products to market. We also see some of the common mistakes and […]

IEC 60204 – Safety of machinery – Electrical Equipment of Machines Overview

IEC 60204 is your primary electrical standard for electrical machinery for industrial uses. Best cases are to design to this standard and to NFPA 79, both are closely similar. If you design to these standards, and any product specific standard you will be 10000% better off at the end. IF you fail to specifically design […]

60950 60950-1 and 62368-1 IEC, UL, ANSI Standard Overview for Information Technology Equipment

Today in this video, Steve is here to talk about UL, ANSI and IEC 60950. This standard, 60950, deals with the electrical safety of business and information technology equipment. This includes anything that is powered by the mains (120 volt or higher incoming power from the building main electrical power), or a low voltage supply […]

IEC 61010 Overview – Standard for Safety Requirements for Electrical Equipment

Everyone intends to get their equipment to market as quick as possible and one of the best ways to ensure that result is to design it to meet the corresponding standards. In today’s video, Steve talks about the IEC standard 61010. Link to video also available here: https://youtu.be/bF4pEeMakBQ The IEC 61010 standard is also a […]

UL 508A Standard for Industrial Control Panels Overview

We here at High Tech Design Safety are an evaluation, test and certification laboratory for equipment and products. Today our CEO, Steve Barcik Amstel shares about UL 508A.   Link to video also available here: https://youtu.be/766VBH8jibg UL 508A is important to you if you are designing industrial equipment, industrial machinery, processing equipment and similar equipment. […]

2019 Key Lessons on Conformity

It’s been a great year 2019. Lot’s of great projects, good times with clients, collaborators and partners. Steve Barcik Amstel, is sharing on key lessons we have learned with our clients this year for UL, ATEX, SEMI and other certifications.   Link to video also available here: https://youtu.be/Q81n3q-Gucc 1. Build your requirements document to include […]