Safety Certification

EN 60950-1 Updates for Information Technology Equipment Manufacturers

by G&M Compliance (August 16, 2013)

Effective January 24, 2013, the European Union will require products placed on the market to comply with EN 60950-1:2006/ A11:2009/ A12:2011 and effective March 1, 2013, A1:2010 will also be required. In addition, for UL/CUL certification, effective March 1, 2013, UL will certify new products and products with significant changes, to CSA/UL 60950-1 Second Edition, […]


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EN 61010-1 3rd Edition Compliance Required in EU by October 2013

by G&M Compliance (July 16, 2013)

CENELEC/IEC 61010-1 is moving to Third Edition. 61010-1 is the internationally harmonized safety standard for laboratory, process control, and test & measurement equipment. Products sold into the EU must comply with the 3rd edition of EN 61010-1 by October 2013. EN 61010-1: 2001 will no longer be able to give the presumption of conformity to […]


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EN 61010-1 3rd Edition

by G&M Compliance (March 19, 2013)

EN 61010-1 3rd Edition was published in July 2011, and although it does not take effect until October 1, 2013, every Lab/Measurement Equipment manufacturer should be aware of it by now. Goods shipped to any country in the European Union must comply with the 3rd edition as of October of this year. Some of the […]


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IEC 60601-1 Medical Device Standard News

by G&M Compliance (February 7, 2013)

The IEC 60601-1 standard is a globally recognized standard for electro-medical equipment safety, and a parent standard over 60 particular device standards. The third edition (3rd), issued in 2005, has a compliance date of June 2012 for the European market (EN 60601-1:2006), and July 2013 for the US market under FDA and OSHA regulations (ANSI/AAMI […]