WEBINAR: Visor PPE – Everything you need to know about testing & certification

18 June 2020 Webinar

Event time: 2pm-2:45pm

Medilink WM and SATRA Technology invite you to attend this PPE focused webinar session, providing a walkthrough of the basics to make sure organisations are ready for visors testing certification.

SATRA Technology, a European Notified Body for PPE testing and certification will share valuable knowledge and experiences of testing and supporting industry to date.

Simon Courtney, Divisional Manager – Consumer Products Division at SATRA Technology will highlight:

  • Common errors and mistakes, and advice on what you need to do for a smooth journey through this process.
  • The benefit of having PPE certification and the consequences of not, as outlined in the latest government publication; Guidance published for Small-Scale Manufacturers of COVID-19 Personal Protective Equipment
  • The end result and PPE certification

This 45-minute webinar will provide you with the advise, and take away tips on how to successfully test your visor PPE product. Certify or Cease!

Following the publication last month of “New Small-Scale Manufacturers of COVID-19 Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) – Guidance for Businesses, Organisations and Individuals, Version 1” which states ‘If you do not think you can make PPE to the safety levels [i.e. BS/EU Standard or another technical solution e.g. US standard or a standard referenced in the WHO guidelines ] required, then your PPE will not be suitable for protecting against COVID-19.

The current Essential Technical specification indicates Marking and Packaging Requirements: as specified in BS EN 166:2002 Manufacturer’s Instructions and Information to be provided: as appropriate and as specified in BS EN 166:2002 Note: if re-usable manufacturer should provide specific instructions for cleaning and disinfection. OR Technical Specification to satisfy the requirements of Annex II of PPE Regulation (EU) 2016/425.

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