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Name: European Communities (Equipment and Protective Systems Intended for Use in Potentially Explosive Atmospheres) Regulations 1999 (S.I. No. 83 of 1999).
Country: Ireland
Subject(s): Protection against particular hazards
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1999-03-30
Entry into force:
ISN: IRL-1999-R-68192
Bibliography: S.I. No. 83 of 1999 S.I. No. 83 of 1999 Irish Statute Book Database, Government of Ireland, Ireland, 45 p. (consulted on 2004-09-11)
Abstract/Citation: Implements Council Directive 94/7/EC on the approximation of laws of Member States concerning equipment and protective systems intended for use in potentially explosive atmospheres. Applies to equipment, protective systems, devices and components intended for use in potentially explosive atmospheres. Requires compliance with essential health and safety requirements and the affixing of EC marking. EC marking can only be affixed if equipment has undergone appropriate conformity assessment procedure.
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