This article provides an overview of current standards applicable to rechargeable lithium and lithium-ion batteries.
Challenges and Directions for Lifecycle Processes Supporting Conformity Assessment of Interoperable Medical Products
This article provides an overview of lifecycle issues for interoperable medical products that are not sufﬁciently addressed in existing medical device standards and identifies lifecycle concepts from other domains that may be adapted for interoperable medical systems.
Product liability litigation and product safety regulatory compliance are sometimes intertwined, and this can make a bad situation worse.
ESD protection from epoxy-based floor coatings often falls short of applicable static control standards. A better understanding of the strengths and shortcomings of different epoxy materials is essential to minimize risks.
India has several mandatory product certifications that affect automotive products. Most relevant are the AIS certification for automotive components, the BIS certification for electronic products and the WPC registration for wireless products.
Assessing the liability between the raw material suppliers, component suppliers, finished product manufacturers, installers, and maintenance personnel is a very difficult legal proposition.
Standards for Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Surge Protectors and Protective Circuits
The standards reviewed here have been developed to help ensure that ICT circuits will be adequately protected against surges, especially those due to lightning.
If you are entering the Japan marketplace for the first time, it is highly recommended to hire an experienced regulatory consultant, familiar with the latest requirements as they frequently change as electronics equipment advances, especially since many Japanese consumers are early adopters of new technologies.
Battery-powered devices are commonly certified under standards categories such as information technology equipment (ITE), medical devices, and test equipment. Sometimes overlooked is that the applicable standar... Read More...