89/686 / EEC - Personal Protective Equipment

Personal protective equipment - PPE, is defined and evaluated as devices and equipment that provide direct or non-direct protection of health and safety for its user.

Personal protective equipment - PPE, is defined and evaluated as devices and equipment that provide direct or non-direct protection of health and safety for its user. The best-known products are reflective garments, helmets, respirators, equipment that provides protection from falling from a height, etc. The European Commission attaches great importance to the quality and safety of personal protective equipment as an important part of "occupational health and safety."

In accordance with the laws and regulations in force in our country, manufacturers cannot place their products on the market without CE marking in accordance with Directive 89/686 / EEC on personal protective equipment. 89/686 / EEC The Personal Protective Equipment Directive defines the principles of categorization and conformity assessment procedures for products.