Machinery Directive (MD)

Merger of Noise from Outdoor Equipment Directive 2000/14/EC with Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC

Primary policies and Issues: 
Machinery Directive (MD)
Outdoor Noise Directive

Machinery Directive (MD)

 

What is it?

The Machinery Directive (MD) is the core European legislation regulating mechanical engineering products. In the Directive, machinery is described as "an assembly, fitted with or intended to be fitted with a drive system other than directly applied human or animal effort, consisting of linked parts or components, at least one of which moves, and which are joined together for a specific application". The current Machinery Directive (2006/42/EC) has been in force since 29 December 2009.

Competitiveness of EU Industry & Revision of the Machinery Directive

Primary policies and Issues: 
Machinery Directive (MD)

Economic consequences of the revision of the Machinery Directive : costs in terms of man

Primary policies and Issues: 
Machinery Directive (MD)
Sectors: 
Mechanical

Commission Proposal amending the Machinery Directive

Primary policies and Issues: 
Machinery Directive (MD)
Sectors: 
Mechanical

Orgalime comments on Commission "LVD UPDATE.2"

Primary policies and Issues: 
Low Voltage Directive (LVD)
Sectors: 
Electrical & Electronic

Machinery Directive

Primary policies and Issues: 
Machinery Directive (MD)
Sectors: 
Mechanical

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