Internal Auditing skills course invitation

amtri veritas is inviting you to our Internal Auditing skills to ISO 19011 course. This one-day training covers practical training for internal audit of Management Systems to the requirements of ISO19011. It equips staff to carry out focused and effective internal audits and gives practical experience in planning for, conducting, reporting on and improving internal […]

Machinery Compliance course invitation

amtri veritas is inviting you to our AVMC2 Machinery Compliance course. This two-day training deals with CE and UKCA marking obligations in general and the requirements of the EU Machinery Directive and the UK Machinery Safety regulations. It allows you to assess how the Essential Health and Safety Requirements apply to your products and what your […]

New MEWP Standards Harmonised

In August 2023, a new standard EN 280-1:2022 was harmonised, covering the compliance of Mobile Elevating Working Platforms (MEWPs). Originally published in February 2022, this standard will ultimately supersede EN 280:2013+A1:2015, which also remains a harmonised standard for MEWPs until 2nd February 2025. Until this date, both standards will therefore represent ‘state-of-the-art’ for products placed […]

UK government announcement on CE marking

The UK government announced on 1st August 2023 its intention to continue to recognise the CE mark as valid for placing products on the GB market indefinitely. This announcement applies to the 18 product groups that fall under the Department for Business and Trade (DBT) including machinery, and supersedes the previous mandate that these product […]

Open training courses

Join one of the amtri veritas scheduled courses on compliance for machinery safety, standards and legislation in the Greater Manchester area. Our training programme is specially designed to help you understand and navigate through the regulatory landscape and fulfil your compliance obligations for machinery (CE and UKCA marking). All courses consist of presentations, worked examples, […]

A new standard for MEWPs

In February 2022, a new standard EN 280-1:2022 was published, covering the compliance of Mobile Elevating Working Platforms (MEWPs). This standard is intended to supersede EN 280:2013+A1:2015, which remains the current harmonised and designated standard for MEWPs. Until EN 280-1:2022 is harmonised and designated, EN 280:2013+A1:2015 will continue to represent ‘state-of-the-art’ for these machines, but […]

UKCA explained

amtri veritas has launched a webinar explaining UKCA regulations, aimed at manufacturers who place products on the UK market. You can watch it here.

Technical File contact service for UK

Since the departure of the UK from the EU in January 2021, it has become necessary for any manufacturer not located in the UK, who places products on the UK market, to appoint a legal entity to be The Person Authorised to Compile the Technical File. We offer a service which allows clients to download […]

Shared certification with EU notified bodies

As a UK Approved Body amtri veritas can issue UKCA certificates for machinery that has previously been placed on the EU market. We have made working agreements with a number of leading EU Notified Bodies on behalf of clients who require a UKCA certificate in addition to an existing EC Type Certificate. In many cases […]

Market Surveillance Regulation

The Market Surveillance Regulation 2019/1020 came into force in the EU on 16 July 2021. It introduced new duties for economic operators to cooperate with EU market surveillance authorities. Manufacturers based outside the EU may need to appoint an Authorised Representative in the EU who, while having no duties under the Machinery Directive, takes on […]