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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 …

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Energy efficiency label for vacuum cleaners annulled

Notice of anullment

The European Commission published a notice of annulment of the Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) No 665/2013 on energy efficiency labeling requirements for vacuum cleaners. This follows a ruling of the General Court of the European Union in November last year in a case brought forward by the company Dyson. The Commission did not appeal and the annulment became in effect on 19 January 2019.

European Commission Publishes Updated Borderline & Classification Manual

On October 30, 2018 the European Commission published a new version of the Borderline & Classification Manual. This manual is intended to provide guidance on the status of medical devices …

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New Lists of European Harmonised Standards

List of harmonised standards

Today, the European Commission has published new lists of European harmonised standards for the following Directives: Pressure Equipment Directive (2014/68/EU) Active Implantable Medical Devices Directive (90/385/EC) Medical Devices Directive (93/42/EC) …

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EN 12312-6 Superseded

CE Marking Directives, Regulations and Standards

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 …

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Household Standards Superseded

CE Marking Directives, Regulations and Standards

Today (September 29, 2017), the following European harmonised standards are superseded: EN 60335-2-23:2003 – Household and similar electrical appliances – Safety – Part 2-23: Particular requirements for appliances for skin …

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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 …

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EU Recalls 6 Chinese Wall Chargers Over Electric Shock Risks

banned-chargers

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 …

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