The directive 2014/34/EU, which is replacing mean time used 94/9/EC directive, was announced at March 29 th 2014.
The EC declaration of conformity becomes an EU declaration of conformity;
The EC type examination certificate becomes an EU type examination certificate;
Importers are required to put their names and addresses on the products;
Manufacturer’s, importer’s and distributor’s responsibilities, with regard to placing the products on the market (in particular requirements for traceability and market surveillance) are more precisely defined and updated.