Low Voltage Revolution - The tide of harmonising directives from Brussels is still coming in
The safety and marketing rules governing Low Voltage Electrical Equipment for both trade and consumer users has been largely unchanged for 20 years. It is about to receive a comprehensive refresh.
The EU has a policy of harmonising, simplifying and re-enforcing product safety regulations. It aims to promote tradeand provide a high level of protection to users. As part of this push it has recently adopted a new Low Voltage Directive.