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EN45501(2015) - A reminder

6th Jul 2015

1)The advice of the UKWF is that all new instruments placed on the market should comply with the new EN45501(2015)

2) It is permissible for new instruments complying with EN45501 (1992) to continue to be placed on the market until the expiration of the type approval

3) Instruments complying with the EN45501(1992) can be repaired indefinitely as long as they continue to comply with the type approval. Any replacement instruments will need to comply with one of the points above.

Ian Turner, 
UKWF Technical Officer

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