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Eurofins Product Testing - Certification LVD, Low Voltage Directive

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Eurofins is Notified Body according to the Low Voltage Directive (2006/95/EC) covering all risks arising from the use of electrical equipment, including not only electrical ones but also mechanical, chemical, health aspects of noise and vibrations and ergonomic aspects.

Since 2007 these regulations are legally binding - only compliant devices can be brought onto the market.

The Electrical Equipment (Safety) Regulations (LVD) applies to all electrical equipment designed for use with a voltage rating of between 50 and 1000 V AC and between 75 and 1500 V DC. Plugs and Sockets are covered by separate legislation namely the Plugs and Sockets etc. (Safety) Regulations 1994 (SI 1994 No. 1768).

LVD - testing and certification service offered:

  • Consumer electronics
  • Office equipment
  • Alarm devices
  • Luminaries
  • Personal hygiene appliances
  • Electrical heaters
  • Measurement devices
  • Electronic data processing equipment
  • Current transformers and accumulators
  • Electronic toys (see also: Directive 88/378/EEC on the Safety of Toys and R&TTE Directive 1999/5/EC)

Contact a Certification expert today !

via phone: +49 33631 888 710

or via eMail: certifiers @eurofins.com
or contact our national organisation in your country.