New Edition of UL 60730-2-12 Published

A new edition has been published by UL for UL 60730-2-12. UL 60730-2-12 is the “Standard for Automatic Electrical Controls for Household and Similar Use; Part 2: Particular Requirements for Electrically Operated Door Locks.” The new edition is available for purchase on UL’s website.


UL 607320-2-12 “applies to electrically operated door locks intended to prevent the opening of doors in equipment for household and similar use. This standard applies to the inherent safety, to the operating values, operating sequences where such are associated with equipment protection, and to the testing of door locks used in, or in association with, household and similar equipment. This standard is also applicable to door locks for appliances within the scope of IEC 60335-1.”

*Description from UL website