Sara Balzano

News about the MDR repealing of the Medical Devices Directives 90/385/EEC and 93/42/EEC.

Report No 20 published on 15 May 2020, alert number A12/00716/20

The Administrative Co-operation Group (ADC) under the Radio Equipment Directive has made available new information to meet the requirements of the Radio Equipment Directive (RED).

RAPEX: USB charger

Friday, 08 May 2020 08:16 RAPEX


Report No 19 published on 8 May 2020, alert number A12/00684/20

The bicycle is an ideal means of transport in the transition from lockdown to normality, when access to public transport is limited to keep distances between people, and the use of private cars will bring traffic and pollution. 

 A new guidance on ventilators and related accessories regulated under the Medical Devices Directive 93/42/EEC and on the different options for placing these products on the market.

Report No 17 published on 24 April 2020, alert number A12/00616/20

RAPEX statistics

Tuesday, 21 April 2020 13:36 RAPEX statistics


Weekly updated statistics on products that do not comply with the New Legal Framework legislation. 
Number of non-conformities per EU product legislation based on RAPEX (Rapid Alert System for dangerous nonfood products).

Report No 16 published on 17 April 2020, alert number A11/00039/20

Gloves to be used to protect against risks from the presence of micro-organisms must have equivalent or better characteristics than those described in EN 374-5.

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