What is International Electrotechnical Commission(IEC 61010) ?

( IEC 61010 ) International Electrotechnical Commission, includes the safety requirements for various electronic systems, not only this it also involves, test and measurement , industrial process control and equipment related to the laboratory. IEC, it is also an UL and ANSI as well as in the US.

Basically UL (Underwriters Laboratories)  put emphasis on safety, however ANSI ( American National Standards Institute) puts extra emphasis on reliability. The equipment and machines are used in labs and to measure and control, for instance PH controllers, temperature controllers and so on.

The main purpose of this standard is to cut down the danger to the operators and the equipment and surrounding environment.

Importance of Product testing in IEC 61010 

  • Improves User Experience 

  • It gives quality assurance 

  • Builds company’s reputation 

  • Safety of Consumer 

  • Ensure the product quality and reliability 

  • Also increase customer satisfaction

  • The chief benefit is that testing confers an unbiased opinion. 

  • Product testing also helps to build a healthy and strong relationship with the customer.

  • It maximizes the profit and also builds reputation.

  • Major advantage is customer safety and customer satisfaction.

  • The main factors are safety, high quality and reliability

    Benefits of ensuring with IEC 61010

  • Act as an evidence that the product is safe and tested. 

  • Easy market acceptance. 

  • Provides a competitive advantage .

  • Seamless to file government tenders.

  • Act as a shield against fines, penalties and lawsuits.

  • Builds brand reputation.

  • Seamless to file government tenders.

  • Confirm the unmatched Quality Standards.

  • The fines and penalties are imposed for not certifying a product, So having a certification acts as a shield against all the fines and penalties. 

  • The certified product is set out as an evidence that the product is tested and certified as per prescribed standards. 

  • Seamless to file government tenders.

  • It provides competitive superiority against competitors.

  • It assures that the product is safe and also gives a sense of security to the customers.

  • It also ensures easy acceptance of the product. 

Product of scope-

(IEC) International Electrotechnical Commission, includes safety of  control equipment, Measurement equipment and Laboratory use.

How we help you to understand IEC 61010 ?

- We will educate you concerning every aspect of IEC 61010.

- We will check whether the product falls under the category of relevant standards, also we’ll check whether the product complies with the standards or not.

- JR Compliance has the best professional experts, who will assist you in every step, i.e examination, evaluation and documentation.

- We are well- equipped with all the resources and we’ll help you from conducting a Pre- audit to check whether your manufacturing unit and Production process are complying with provided specifications or not .

- JR Compliance will set up a meeting with the concerned officer for a factory audit.

- In case you lack an in-house testing facility, our company will provide you to set up one.

- It’s our job to coordinate with an accredited laboratory for product testing.

- You can rely on us with your eyes closed, as we’ll provide you a punctual service delivery however, we’ll also visit the office on your behalf, if needed. 

- We provide our continuous help and also put all our efforts to resolve any query or demand of concerned authorities .

- In any concern, we assure you to provide the finest solution,


IEC 61010 is standard for safety requirements for electrical equipment, these are basically used to measure, control and use in labs. Though it also includes other equipment, for instance,  microscopes, metrology  equipment, FTIRs , Mass spectrometers and so on. Considering that it is not only mandatory but also necessary to ensure the conformance with the specifications mentioned in IEC 61010 part-1, with the purpose to introduce your product in the global market. 

Keeping the importance of conformance with compliance in mind- We, JR Compliance, a leading compliance service provider are equipped with the professionals and one of the best experts will help and support you in every aspect to obtain a certificate. 

Till now, we have experience in providing compliance assistance to over 10,000+ global leaders such as Toray, Bombay Dyeing, Softbank, and others.

For details, get in touch with our experts.