UL Standard for Safety Flexible Cords and Cables
|Publication Date:||14 March 2014|
This standard specifies the requirements for flexible cords, elevator cables, electric vehicle cables, electric vehicle cables, and hoistway cables rated 600 V maximum and intended for use in accordance with CSA C22.1, Canadian Electrical Code (CEC), Part I and CAN/CSA-C22.2 No. 0, General Requirements - Canadian Electrical Code, Part II, in Canada, NOM-001-SEDE, La Norma de Instalaciones Electricas (Mexican Electrical Code [MEC]), in Mexico, and NFPA 70, National Electrical Code (NEC), in the United States.
This standard covers the following products:
a) Service cords;
b) Elevator cables;
c) Hoistway cables;
d) Heater cords;
e) Range and dryer cords;
f) Cords for decorative lighting;
g) Tinsel and lamp cords;
h) Special use cords; and
i) Electric vehicle cables.
In cases where product types are not approved in all three countries, a national difference is indicated by superscripts, as shown below: