测试是基于常常超过法规要求的VdS规范， 从而能提供最佳的消防保护。除此之外，在测试中还会使用德国国家标准和国际标准，比如美国 NFPA 规范（美国消防协会）规范和FM（Factory Mutual）标准。VdS的服务范围还包括基于保险要求及建筑主管机关相关规范而进行的测试，以及包括按照建筑法律要求而进行的消防设施测试。
Europe’s largest expert organization for fire safety and security
Fire safety systems assessed by its experts worldwide every year:
The testing program of the Inspection Services currently covers mainly
The basis for testing are VdS guidelines, which frequently go beyond the legal regulations and thus offer optimum fire protection. Over and above this, national and international standards are used for testing, for example the US NFPA regulations (National Fire Protection Association) and FM (Factory Mutual). The VdS range of services also covers testing based on insurance requirements and regulations from building authorities as well as testing of fire protection facilities under building legislation.
A clear focus on fire safety in combination with its own laboratories allows VdS to make excellent “full-package” offers that are unique selling points on the competitive market.