You know the saying:
If it seems too good to be true... it probably is!
Nearly any type of product has the potential to be counterfeited, but this is especially a concern in the electrical industry due to the significant safety risks.
A "good bargain" that turns out to be a counterfeit product could cost you your reputation with a customer. Not to mention legal liability and very real dangers to your team and customers.
Watch our video for 5 tips to help spot these fake products and help avoid the dangers associated with them.
Keep yourself safe on and off the jobsite with Siemens. Learn how to utilize Siemens resources to expand your safety education in this 30 min livestream event. Topics include:
- The dangers of installing counterfeit or "gray market" products
- How to access 3D intelligent spec sheets and virtual product manuals using BILT
- eLearning, how-to videos, and other free training opportunities available to you in Siemens University
You'll also be entered to win a number of Siemens promotional prizes.
AS AN AUTHORIZED DISTRIBUTOR, WE'VE GOT THE PRODUCTS YOU NEED
Counterfeit devices can lead to component failure, overheating, or short circuits potentially causing electrical shocks, electrocution, fires, or explosions. By purchasing from an authorized distributor, you can avoid the potential risks associated with counterfeits.