CE - Regulation 2016/425 (PPE)

Intercert Global Sp. z o. o. as a Notified Body NB 2957, it carries out conformity assessment of products according to modules B, C2, D in accordance with the essential requirements of Regulation (EU) 2016/425 of the European Parliament and of the Council of March 9, 2016 on personal protective equipment and repealing Council Directive 89/686 /EEC.

What products are subject to certification for compliance with Regulation (EU) 2016/425?

Regulation (EU) 2016/425 applies to personal protective equipment, which is:

a) equipment designed and manufactured to be worn or held by a person to protect against one or more risks to that person's health or safety;

b) replaceable components of the measures referred to in point (a) essential for their protective function;

c) connection systems to the means referred to in point (a) which are not worn or held by a person, are designed to connect the equipment to an external device or to a stable anchorage point, are not intended to be permanently attached and do not require assembly prior to use.

What is the certification of products subject to Regulation (EU) 2016/425 at ICG?

ICG conducts conformity assessment of products included in the scope of the granted authorization and notification, which is available on the Nando website - ICG Notification.

The conformity assessment processes have been developed on the basis of the requirements of the PN-EN ISO/IEC 17065 standard and consist of 7 key stages, i.e.:

  1. Submission of an application for conformity assessment,
  2. Reviewing the application,
  3. Conformity Assessment Plan,
  4. Conformity assessments,
  5. Decisions in the process,
  6. Certificate issuance,
  7. Supervision.

Documents to download:

Conformity Assessment Procedure_PPER

Attachment to procedure_PPER