Examining Machinery Directive (2006/42/EC) - Challenges, Practical Applications, and Do’s and Don’ts for Machinery in Europe
For manufacturers and distributors who want to export to Europe, certain strict regulations apply. Many of the requirements differ from those of the United States, so it's very important to know the differences for bringing machinery to the European market. The Machinery Directive (2006/42/EC) applies to manufacturers and distributors of machinery, systems, and safety components. It's important to understand how the standardss need to apply for most products covered by the machinery directive, as well as the applicable changes with the introduction of the directive, as well as the applicable changes with the introduction of the directive.
Join us for a 45-minute educational webinar presented by Andras Szende of TUV Rheinland. In addition to providing an overview of The Machinery Directive (2006/42/EC), he will explain the rules and regulations to follow when exporting and delivering machinery into the European market as well as provide a list of do's and don'ts to ensure success.
More specifically, this webinar will provide you with:
Scope of the machinery directive
Information on CE Marking and requirements
Standards needed for compliance and how they are used with the directive.
An introduction to the concept of risk assessment, technical files and declaration of conformity.
Practical examples of Do's and Dont's.