Certification of product - Conformity assessment (CE) - Personal protective equipment (CE)

We at QVC in cooperation with it’s alliance partner Institute for Testing and Certification (ITC) a.s. Zlin, NOTIFIED BODY NO. 1023 provide Services in connection with conformity assessment of personal protective equipment

Services provided in connection with conformity assessment of personal protective equipment

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  • Conformity assessment by the Notified Body No. 1023 according to the requirements of the Council Directive 89/686/EEC, laying down the technical requirements for personal protective equipment
    Assessment of PPE of the first category

    Conformity assessment by the manufacturer or importer is sufficient for simple personal protective equipment of the first category. They can ask an accredited testing facility or certification body to perform and interpret tests. The Notified Body (NB) does not perform such interpretation.

    Assessment of PPE of the second and third category

    For the PPE of the second category, the manufacturer or importer shall ensure that assessment of conformity of the type of the personal protective equipment is conducted by EC type examination by the Notified Body prior to serial production and introduction to the market.

    For the PPE of the third category, the manufacturer or importer shall ensure that EC type examination is conducted by the Notified Body similarly as for the PPE of the second category, moreover they shall ensure periodical inspections of produced personal protective equipment.

  • Testing PPE in the Accredited Laboratory No. 1004 and No. 1004.3
  • Granting licences for the voluntary certification mark "ITC certified quality"

    ITC grants a license for the use of the quality mark, which is granted to the products where high standard of safety and quality parameters has been proved by certification and where meeting the prerequisites of the producer for continuous quality compliance has been proved through inspection visits.

  • Standardization services (standardization) and technical information
  • Certification of management systems (ISO 9001, ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001)
  • Technical inspection

Products assessed in ITC according to the Council Directive 89/686/EEC

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Institute for Testing and Certification, a joint-stock company is authorized by the decision of UNMZ (Czech Office for Standards, Metrology and Testing) as the Notified Body No. 1023 for conformity assessment of the following personal protective equipment (PPE):

  • PPE for protection of head
  • PPE for protection of eyes
  • PPE for protection of hands
  • PPE for protection of body
  • PPE for protection of legs

If you wish to get CE certification for Personal protective equipment, please send us an enquiry.

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