The Administrative Co-operation Group (ADC) under the Radio Equipment Directive has made available new information to meet the requirements of the Radio Equipment Directive (RED).

The bicycle is an ideal means of transport in the transition from lockdown to normality, when access to public transport is limited to keep distances between people, and the use of private cars will bring traffic and pollution. 

 A new guidance on ventilators and related accessories regulated under the Medical Devices Directive 93/42/EEC and on the different options for placing these products on the market.

Gloves to be used to protect against risks from the presence of micro-organisms must have equivalent or better characteristics than those described in EN 374-5.

Date of application of Regulation (EU) 2017/745 on medical devices postponed by one year

These days there is a lot of talk about masks and other personal protective equipment to protect yourself from possible infections.
What are the standards that deal with this matter? Let's find out.

Some notes on CE marking

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 1.7.4.2 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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