European Platform & Stairlift Association
European Platform & Stairlift Association

European Platform & Stairlift Association

EPSA Conference Tuesday 14th May – update on the EU Machinery Regulation

Mr Dale Camsell, CEA Technical Consultant will present to EPSA members on Tuesday 14th May an update on the new Machinery Regulation.  Topics cover by the presentation are:

  • Implementation
    • Status
    • Main differences: Machinery Directive versus Machinery Regulation
    • Implementation challenges
      • How to deal with switchover from the Directive to the Regulation, e.g. the declaration of conformity
      • Digital documentation, e.g. instructions
    • Harmonised Standards
      • How to deal with presumption of conformity from Directive to Regulation
    • Guidance
      • Status of official European Commission guidance
      • Development of industry guidance

Following the presentation there will be a Q&A session to give members the opportunity to ask any questions.

For information on EPSA membership benefits please contact the EPSA Secretary Gill Stirk.

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