Interpreting the EU MACHINERY DIRECTIVE 2006/42/EC: An Interview with Ian Fraser
This article was originally published on Check out the interview that Han Zuyderwijk of and I did with Ian Fraser, former Policy Officer at the European Commission responsible for the Machinery Directive (2006/42/EC), and Team Leader about questions related to the Machinery Directive (2006/42/EC). During the interview, we discuss: the regulatory developments in the directive […]
CE Marking is hard enough, and the rules change frequently. Give Google a rest. We have him: the man who wrote the Machinery Directive. If he can’t answer your question, surely Google won’t. On 17 April 2014, at 11:00 EDT, 10:00 CT, 9:00 MDT, 8:00 PDT, [16.00 CET] CEMarking.Net and will be interviewing Ian […]
CSA Z432 Safeguarding of Machinery — 3rd Edition
If you build machinery for the Canadian market, or if you modify equipment in Canadian workplaces, you will be familiar with CSA Z432, Safeguarding of Machinery. This standard has been around since 1992, with the last major revision published in 2004. CSA has reconvened the Technical Committee responsible for this important standard to revise the […]

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