Revision of PPE Directive (89/686/EC)

competence based training for work at height

The European Commission has adopted a “Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on Personal Protective Equipment” [Ref: COM(2014) 186 final]. The text can be found here.

For further information please view the Press Release and the EUROPA website.

More information will be made available in due course through the EUROPA website on Personal Protective Equipment.

The Department for Business, Innovation & Skills (BIS) will be consulting in due course.

March 2014


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