|Document ID (ISN)||76810|
|Convention or series no.
||Statutory Instruments 1999 No.2001
||Health and Safety - The Pressure Equipment Regulations 1999 [United Kingdom]
||The Stationery Office, The Publications Centre, P.O. Box 276, London SW8 5DT, United Kingdom, 1999. 60p. Illus. Price: GBP 7.30.
||These regulations transpose into national law the provisions of Directive 97/23/EC of the European Parliament and Council of 27 May 1997 on the convergence of Member State legislation concerning pressure equipment (CIS 98-409). It includes regulations on the procedure for obtaining approvals for the commercialization and the commissioning of pressure equipment and describes the compliance tests conducted by inspectors and the labelling of pressure equipment, and includes 8 schedules. The regulations apply to the whole of the United Kingdom (Northern Ireland included).
||pressure vessels and systems; United Kingdom
||approval; inspection; compliance tests; safety by design; classification; law; marking
||A - Laws, regulations, directives
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
||Standards and directives with the force of law
|Broad subject area(s)
||Mechanical hazards, transport
||Compressed gases and pressure vessels