Element Materials Technology helps companies achieve compliance with the Low Voltage Directive.

Element is the ideal partner to help electrical device manufacturers, importers and distributors prove compliance through safety testing with the Low Voltage Directive.

We work with manufacturers, importers, distributors and authorized representatives of electrical devices for medical, defense, household and industrial products from the early design stage by offering our Early Stage Qualification (ESQ®) service which considers the complex nature of gaining CE Marking. Element helps companies design products that take into account the many different safety requirements. Our ESQ expertise from testing thousands of different products every year, and our industry-leading certification and approvals experience, provides manufacturers with the ability to remove both cost and risk out of the design process. 

Element is UKAS-accredited to BS EN ISO/IEC 17025:2005, and a Notified Body for the Low Voltage Directive as well as the Machinery, EMC, R&TTE and ATEX Directives. We are also a National Certification Body (NCB) and a Certification Body Test Laboratory (CBTL) under the IECEE CB Scheme. We are also able to offer a huge range of testing and certification services that help our clients gain easy access to international markets. 

The most common routes are:
  • CE Marking
  • IECEE
  • IECEx
  • MET (US safety mark)
This makes Element a great choice of Safety Testing partner for companies with electrical products wishing to gain access to markets in Europe around the globe.