Diverse standards around the globe

March 2015

Machine safety is mandatory when serving the global market. But admission to any given country requires a valid “entry ticket”.

Ever more markets are moving toward adopting international standards for machine safety. The rule of thumb here is: The larger the number of international standards applied in a specifi c market, the more open that market is. Accordingly, the export opportunities for local mechanical engineering are great. The present survey shows how much the situation for machine safety standards varies in major markets.

 
Diverse standards around the globe