Machinery:from the Directive to the new Regulation, what changes?
Before standardization, it is important to follow the recent “MACHINE DIRECTIVE” published in July (see attached file).
The directive precedes the standard, and when the standard is published, machines will be able to carry the CE label.
The aim is to harmonize the health and safety requirements applicable to machines presenting a potential hazard during use/transport, and to guarantee the free circulation of machines on the EU market (CE marking with declaration of conformity).This directive mainly concerns hose-reel machines;
Summary by: Michel Histel