SERVO-DRIVE for AVENTOSNotes on the Machinery Directive
European Machine Directive 2006/42/EC
Furniture with SERVO-DRIVE for AVENTOS is not subject to the provisions of the Machine Directive 2006/42/EC if used domestically.
The machine directive applies to office-based and professional use and is applicable to all machinery placed on the market in the European Economic Area (EEA) + Switzerland + Turkey.
The standards and/or guidelines of other countries are met by TÜV certification.
What do you do when the machine directive is applicable?
As a furniture manufacturer you are required to
- carry out a risk assessment of the furniture
- compile and file technical documentation
- complete and sign a Declaration of Conformity
- place the CE marking on the furniture (complete and attach rating plate)
- give the operating instructions and a copy of the Declaration of Conformity to your customers in their national language.