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Published on 24th April, 2018
by Bruce Lovell

Electrically actuated furniture for the domestic market - a guide to the UK Regulations

At a glance:

Guide to the Application of the Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC, Edition 2.1. Identifying the relationship with furniture products that will have a major impact on all electrically actuated motorised domestic furniture falling within the scope of the Directive.

Highlights:

  • Clarity on Harmonised Standards and European Directives
  • Proof of conformity for CE marking
  • Identify applicable Directives,
  • Self-certification,
  • Technical documentation,
  • Internal checks on the manufacturing process to Assess Conformity

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