VdS Approval Certification
What is VdS Approval Certification?
VdS Approval is a certification program that evaluates the safety and effectiveness of fire safety products and systems, including extinguishing systems, smoke detectors, and fire alarms, among others.
Products and systems that receive VdS Approval have undergone rigorous testing and meet the highest safety and quality standards set by VdS. This certification is recognized by various industry organizations and is an indication that the product or system has been independently verified to meet stringent safety and performance requirements.
Benefits of VdS Approval Certification
Who can be certified VdS Approval Certification?
The following is a list of some of the types of fire safety products and systems that may be eligible for VdS Approval:
Fire alarm systems
Smoke detection systems
Extinguishing systems (e.g. gas-based, foam-based, powder-based)
Fire-resistant materials (e.g. doors, walls, ceilings)
Fireproof coatings and sealants
This list is not exhaustive, and other fire safety products and systems may also be eligible for VdS Approval. Manufacturers and vendors of these products and systems can consult with VdS or a local VdS-approved testing laboratory for more information on the certification process and requirements.
Document required for VdS Approval Certification
The extent of Documented Information differs as per:
Role of Shamkris and Process of VdS Approval Certification
Shamkris adopts a results-oriented approach to compliance product certification, A simple & practical method of product certification organization in timely compliance and fulfills the product certification requirement. Shamkris support 100% on documentation required to comply with product certification either by self-certification or notify body certification to depend on directives.
The implementation process is described below:
Implementing Product Management
Year on Year
The VdS laboratory for fire detection technology examines the entire range of products, which are used in the field of fire detection