TÜV Rheinland Blog - Stories from Asia and Africa

Regulatory Change in Asia You Need to Know Now

Posted by TUV Rheinland on Jul 12, 2018 5:59:14 PM

Here are some of the latest updates on regulations, certifications, drafts and amendments for countries in Asia:

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Topics: regulatory compliance, Regulatory updates

ISO 45001: The New Standard in Occupational Health & Safety Management

Posted by TUV Rheinland on Apr 6, 2018 4:12:34 PM

The new ISO 45001 standard is intended to fulfil the growing expectations for occupational health & safety management. Following the release of a Final Draft (FDIS) at the end of November 2017, the norm was finally published on 12th March 2018. With the publication questions arise for companies that already have OHSAS 18001 certification or that are striving for ISO 45001 occupational health & safety certification. What are the amendments? What must be observed?

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Topics: Certification, regulatory compliance

Here Are 9 Things You Should Know About ISO 45001

Posted by TUV Rheinland on Mar 16, 2018 2:14:38 PM

Our experts answer frequently asked questions on the planned international standard ISO 45001 which is expected to be published in March/April 2018. Do you have any further questions? Make an appointment!

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Topics: regulatory compliance, Certification

Navigating the complex requirements in Appliance Safety Testing

Posted by TUV Rheinland on Mar 16, 2018 11:54:22 AM

carrots-FS-sm.jpgMany appliances are tested for safety but few manufacturers know exactly what the regulations are or what happens to appliances during testing. In today's challenging world of complex regulatory requirements and safety standards, it is hard to keep track of what is required to be compliant nationally and when a manufacturer decides to go global, it gets further complex as the requirements vary by country and by product. Each appliance has its own standard. They are non-harmonised not just between the various types of appliance but also the individual country requirements. 

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Topics: Market Access, product safety, regulatory compliance, household appliances

Product Compliance: Those Who Fail to Plan, Plan to Fail

Posted by TUV Rheinland on Mar 5, 2018 4:16:06 PM

Peter Grundberg 

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Topics: compliance, regulatory compliance, NRTLs