CE Marking for Machinery

CE Marking for Machinery

CE marking is a mandatory requirement for many equipment to to be sold in European markets. It indicates your product in compliance with the essential health and safety requirements of the relevant EU legislation. With APAVE’s Notified Bodies network, we can support you to CE mark your equipment. For industrial equipment with moving parts, the

Pressure Equipment Directive (PED) 2014/68/EU

Pressure Equipment Directive (PED) 2014/68/EU

The Pressure Equipment Directive (PED) 2014/68/EU replaces the former Directive 97/23/EC since 19th July 2016. The Directive applies to the design, manufacture and conformity assessment of pressure equipment and assemblies with a maximum allowable pressure PS greater than 0,5 bar. The pressure equipment in the scope of the Directive is classified in category from I

Low Voltage Directive 2014/35/EU

Low Voltage Directive 2014/35/EU

The Low Voltage Directive (LVD) 2014/35/EU provides essential requirements and procedures that all electrical equipment placed on the EU market need to comply with. It covers all the arising risks and safety aspects of the electrical equipment, ensuring a high level of protection of health and safety for the people, animals and property nearby. The

Electro Magnetic Compatibility Directive (2014/30/EU)

Electro Magnetic Compatibility Directive (2014/30/EU)

The Electro Magnetic Compatibility (EMC) Directive is the European directive relating to the electro magnetic compatibility of electrical and eletronic equipment. Compliance with the essential requirements is mandatory for all equipment within the scope of the EMC directive in order to be placed on the European market and/or put into service. EMC directive 2014/30/EU is

Personal Protective Equipment Regulation (EU 2016/425)

Personal Protective Equipment Regulation (EU 2016/425)

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is equipment which protects the users against health or safety risks either at work, at home or in leisure activities. PPE can be items such as safety helmets, gloves, eye protection, high-visibility clothing, safety footwear and safety harnesses. The PPE Regulation (EU) 2016/425 which repealed the PPE Directive 89/686/EEC in April