Last Call for 50% Discount for New Testing at ACT Lab Taiwan! - Just a few days remain in 2016 to take advantage of the opportunity to enjoy 50% off testing fees in our new Taichung, Taiwan lab! Contact us to learn how we can assist certifying your products to meet international safety standards and requirements, and help with your research, product development, and qualification testing plans.
ACT Lab will be participating this week at the annual Interbike Expo in Las Vegas. Exhibitors and attendees are invited to stop by the ACT Lab booth #9096 to discuss testing, meet the team, and learn more about the services offered specific to the cycling industry.
AUSTRALIA REVOKES MANDATORY STANDARD FOR MOTORCYCLE HELMETS - The Commonwealth Minister for Small Business and Assistant Treasurer, the Hon Kelly O’Dwyer, met on November 27th, 2015 where the decision was made to revoke the Australian Consumer Law safety standard for protective helmets for motor cyclists.
"The idea had been germinating for some time". Members of the El Segundo-based forensic engineering firm Collision and Injury Dynamics (CID) had been laying plans to create their own testing lab [...]
The Commonwealth Minister for Small Business and Assistant Treasurer, the Hon Kelly O’Dwyer, met on November 27th, 2015 where the decision was made to revoke the Australian Consumer Law safety standard for protective helmets for [...]
According to the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), there have been 52 incidents in the United States where the lithium ion batteries in these Hoverboards reportedly caught fire, destroying bedrooms and even entire homes, [...]
ASTM bicycle experts together at Mandalay Bay Off the heals of the Outdoor Retailer Expo in Salt Lake City and Eurobike expo in Germany, ACT will be exhibiting at the Interbike International Bicycle Expo this [...]
Women attending the University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee now have a new scholarship opportunity in the field of Engineering. Established in memory Matthew Pfeffer, a Mechanical Engineer who help found ACT Lab, and Alexandria Pfeffer [...]
Last Quarter Gearing Up for Hope (GU4H), a non-profit organization supporting human-powered transportation in underdeveloped communities, received anddonated bicycles, scooters and tools that were dispersed to orphanages through an international partnership of the Wheat Mission, [...]
The contents of newly published ISO 4210:2014 Safety requirements for bicycles have been determined by the ISO cycles Technical Committee in collaboration with the CEN cycles Technical Committee. The requirements for bicycles are laid out [...]