Experience matters in fire safety and security
VdS is one of the world’s leading independent certification, testing and inspection institutions in the field of fire safety and security. With more than 100 years of experience, VdS is the partner of choice for the certification and testing of products, service providers and management systems and the inspection of fire safety systems.
VdS – Your gate to Europe and Asia
Numerous accreditations not only document the outstanding competence and expertise of VdS, they also reflect its independence and objective assessments. A VdS certificate therefore gives commercial and private consumers an important orientation aid in distinguishing between high-quality and mediocre products and services. Manufacturers and service providers benefit from the consumers’ growing need for safety, as a result of which buying decisions are becoming increasingly dependent on safety aspects.
VdS – Inspected. Approved. Safe.
Our passion for fire safety and security, your global benefits
VdS - Your gate to Europe and Asia
The VdS approval mark creates orientation and confidence and documents the high quality and reliability of products and services. VdS also approves CE conformity, issues the
EC conformity certificate for construction products and certifies conformity according to national and international standards (EN, IEC, ISO, etc.).
Save costs and effort by getting all certificates from one institute: VdS.
- Procedures (VdS 2344)
- General terms and conditions for the provision of testing and certification services (VdS 3177)
- Application (VdS 2344 - Annex D)
- Manufacturer's declaration (VdS 2344 - Annex E)
- Application for a confirmation of the conformity (VdS 2344 - Annex F)
- Notification of product modifications (VdS 2344 - Annex G)
- Performance of product surveillances (VdS 2841en)