Risk assessment is key to the safety of machinery, paving the way for risk reduction measures that are both effective and economical.The Machinery Directive requires a hazard analysis / risk assessment to be completed for all products falling under its scope.
The hazard analysis / risk assessment is outlined in the European Norm standard, EN ISO 12100. The purpose of this standard is to provide guidance for the safety of machinery and the type of documentation required in verifying a risk assessment.
TÜV SÜD provides machinery safety consultancy services that cover comprehensive machinery risk assessments.
Our services at a glance
- Risk assessments conducted in accordance with relevant national and international requirements.
- Issue of a report addressing each of the individual machines, showing conformity or highlight non-conformities.
- If there are any areas of concern or recommendations of control methods suggested, relevant standards will be used for the correct control measure.