Report No 12 published on 20 March 2020, alert number A12/00421/20


New Legal Framework (NLF)

Wednesday, 04 December 2019 11:33 Single market

What are the legal acts composing the New Legal Framework?

Let's find out!

Some notes on CE marking

What standards are available to write instructions for use manuals?

The list of minimum contents of the instructions for use given in Directive 2006/42/EC is not exhaustive. The manufacturer of the machinery should also provide other information that may be necessary. The Machinery Directive states in requirement that " each instruction manual must contain, where applicable, at least the following information ...".

The operating instructions are essential for the machine as they provide the user with the information necessary to operate the machine in safety conditions.

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