Machinery Directive

Machinery Directive (7)

The safety and environmental requirements and test methods on knapsack combustion engine-driven air blast sprayers have been updated.

The general and safety requirements on rear loaded refuse collection vehicles have been updated.

New requirements for the general design of load actions for crane safety!

New criteria have been set for aircraft fuelling equipment!

 

New basic concepts for hygiene and cleanability of food processing machinery and new safety and hygiene requirements for rotary rack ovens and slicing machines

 

New requirements for bridge and gantry cranes able to travel by wheels on rails, runways or roadway surfaces, and to gantry cranes without wheels mounted in a stationary position!

 

The Machinery Directive needs to be updated to further improve the safety level and take into account the latest IT innovations.