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Workshop for SMEs on ISO standards for Respiratory Protective Devices

December 16, 2016

Workshop for SMEs on ISO standards for Respiratory Protective Devices 
on 23 February 2017, Warsaw (Poland) - 
Sound Garden Hotel, Żwirki i Wigury 18, 02-092 Warszawa
New ISO standards will revolutionise the CE certification for respiratory protective devices. How much will it cost? Will it become mandatory and when? What can small and medium sized manufacturers do to get prepared?
This workshop focuses on the development of international ISO standards on Respiratory Protective Devices and their confequences for Small and Medium sized Enterprises (SMEs).
9:00 - 10:00 Welcome and registration
10:00 - 12:15 Morning session
What are the differences from ISO standards compared to EN standards?
What are the consequences for products CE mark certification?
What are the certification costs with ISO standards?
- Alberto Spasciani, member of ISO/TC 94 / SC 15 on Respiratory Protective Devices
Olivier Vila CobarsiTesting and Certification Centre APAVE (Notified Body, France)
12:15 - 13:00 Lunch
13:00 - 15:00 Afternoon session
How SMEs can prepare for the introduction on ISO standards?
What support is provided by the EU to SMEs?
- Romano Moscatelli, member of CEN/TC79 on Respiratory Protective Devices 
- Piotr Pietrowski, expert in CEN/TC79/WG6 on supplied breathable gas Respiratory Protective Devices


15:00 - 17:00 Closed session (only for SME Safety members)


Participation Fees:
  • 149,00 € for non-members 
  • FREE for members 


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