Power Tools Testing Services

QIMA performs testing of a wide range of power tools in accredited laboratories to help manufacturers ensure quality and regulatory compliance. Learn how you can achieve product excellence with our power tool testing services.

QC Tailored for the Power Tools Industry

With global experience in quality testing, we keep up with the current state of regulations for markets around the world, so you don’t have to. Our laboratory tests in combination with our global market access team will ensure your power tool products meet international safety standards, the specific requirements of your destination market, and all relevant quality standards.

Power Tools Testing Requirements

Power tools must comply with relevant laws and directives including those concerning product safety, electrical components, and environmental issues.  Navigating the maze of regulations can be daunting. At QIMA, we take the stress out of compliance by guiding you through compliance with all relevant requirements with ease.

Our accredited laboratories offer power tool testing to help you meet in-house and regulatory quality and safety standards. Our testing ensures compliance with the following standards:

  • Electromagnetic compatibility (EMC/EMI)
  • EU Low Voltage Directive(LVD) compliance
  • EU Machinery Directive compliance
  • EU Product Safety Directive compliance
  • EU Radio Equipment Directive (RED) testing
  • Product safety testing (UL/IEC)
  • RoHS testing
  • Safety of Electric motor-operated hand-held tools, transportable tools and lawn and garden machinery (IEC/EN 62481 Part 1-3 on selective tests)

Power Tools Testing Expertise                              

Leverage our international network of labs and deep expertise in power tool testing to give you confidence in product performance and compliance.

QIMA has global experience testing a wide variety of power tools. Products include:

  • Circular saws
  • Jigsaws
  • Drills
  • Hammer-drills
  • Sanders
  • Grinders
  • Routers
  • Screwdrivers
  • Garden tools
  • And more
QIMA power tools testing services

Our testing services include electrical, mechanical, and chemical tests to assess the safety, quality, and performance of your power tools. Depending on the product, testing may include:


  • Electrical safety (LVD)
  • Battery testing
  • Electromagnetic compatibility (EMC)
  • Eco design
  • Energy labeling testing
  • RED (Radio Equipment Directive)
  • Power consumption and standby mode
  • Cybersecurity evaluation
  • And more


  • Strength tests
  • Durability tests
  • Verification of performance characteristics
  • Internal construction review
  • Motor rotation
  • Noise level measurement
  • Power cord pull test
  • Product function/performance test
  • Stability test
  • And more


Certifications for the Power Tools Industry

QIMA also offers certification for your power tools products, which allow you to demonstrate superior product quality and safety to your consumers. Below are some of the services you may choose from:

Why QIMA for Product and Supplier Compliance?

The QIMA Benefits

  • A network of global labs providing one-stop service to you and your suppliers
  • Industry leading turnaround time for testing 
  • Testing capabilities covering a wide range of consumer products including electrical & electronics, hardlines, softlines, toys and juvenile products
  • Lab experts trained and certified in regulatory standards and the newest testing methods
  • Global technical support team with rich experience to help you build tailor-made testing programs
  • Easy online and mobile booking and dashboard for managing orders and accessing data anywhere, any time