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Document ID (ISN)53621
CIS number 90-381
ISSN - Serial title 0378-6978 - Official Journal of the European Communities - Journal officiel des Communautés européennes
Year 1989
Convention or series no. 89/686/CEE 89/686/EEC
Title Council Directive of 21 Dec. 1989 on the approximation of the laws of the Member States relating to personal protective equipment [CEC]
Original title Directive du Conseil, du 21 déc. 1989, concernant le rapprochement des législations des Etats membres relatives aux équipements de protection individuelle [CCE] [in French]
Bibliographic information 30 Dec. 1989, Vol.32, No. L 399, p.18-38. Illus.
Abstract This directive defines the basic requirements to be satisfied by personal protective equipment (PPE), pending the adoption of harmonised European standards. Aspects covered: scope of the directive, placing on the market and free movement, certification procedures, EC type examination, checking of PPE manufactured, EC declaration of production conformity, EC mark. In appendix: basic health and safety requirements, technical documentation supplied by the manufacturer, EC mark, conditions to be fulfilled by the bodies of which notification has been given, model declaration of conformity.
Descriptors (primary) European Communities; approval; personal protective equipment
Descriptors (secondary) standard; directive
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceEuropean Union
Subject(s) Standards and directives with the force of law
Broad subject area(s) Physical hazards
Browse category(ies) Personal protection