Ente Certificazione Macchine at the 39th meeting of coordination groups of NB for Lifts ECM participated at the 39th European meeting of coordination groups of Notified Bodies for Lifts Directive 2014/33/EU, held last 1st June 2017 in Bucarest.
Taking part in these regular meetings is an important step for Notified Bodies, cause of it is an occasion of discussion and exchange of views and experiences on the application of the directive and on the problems encountered while carrying out their activities. From these meetings, it is possible finding difficulties and undefined issues, that working groups will analyze, discuss and submit to European Commission.
In this occasion, Notified Bodies for Lifts Directive 2014/33/EU met each other to discuss on changes and questions related to this directive. During the meeting, it’s been presented an overview of the state of art of reference standards, harmonized and non- harmonized, and there’s been a talk about the future of the directive. The European Commission gave also information of the publication, in the near future, of an Application Guide of the 2014/33/EU directive, in order to better determine the scope.
Within the items on the agenda, it’s been reviewed the working groups’ composition and it’s been underlined the importance of the participation of accreditation bodies at these meeting, in order to promote the alignment among Notified Bodies.