UK Government Brexit Report Provide Guidance on Medical Devices

On 8 October the UK Government issued its “No Deal Readiness Report”. Whilst it is not yet known whether the UK will leave with or without a Withdrawal Agreement at the end of October, the report sets out guidance for industry across a range of sectors – including providers of medicines and medical devices. Guidance … Read more

EN 12312-6 Superseded

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On 30 September 2017, the EN 12312-6:2014 + A1:2009 for Aircraft ground support equipment – Specific requirements – Part 6: De-icers and de-icing/anti-icing equipment was supeseded by the version EN 12312-6:2017. The superseded version may not be used as proof of conformity with the Machinery Directive (2006/42/EC).

Household Standards Superseded

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Today (September 29, 2017), the following European harmonised standards are superseded: EN 60335-2-23:2003 – Household and similar electrical appliances – Safety – Part 2-23: Particular requirements for appliances for skin or hair care is superseded by the version A2:2015. EN 60335-2-97:2006 – Household and similar electrical appliances – Safety – Part 2-97: Particular requirements for … Read more

New Lists of European Harmonised Standards Published

List of harmonised standards

On the September 8, 2017, the European Commission published a new list of European harmonised standards for the following directives: the Low Voltage Directive (2014/35/EU) the ATEX Directive (2014/34/EU) If any of these directives apply to your products, we recommend you to check if the standards you or your suppliers have used have been amended, … Read more

EU Recalls 6 Chinese Wall Chargers Over Electric Shock Risks


The European Commission (EC) ordered a recall of six Chinese wall chargers over electric shock risks earlier this month, as revealed by the 29th report released this year as part of the regulator?s Rapid Alert System meant to keep consumers on the Old Continent informed about any potential dangers posed by various goods on the … Read more