When you buy parts or components you try to make sure they are CE marked. However, how can you be sure that the CE marking and compliance documentation of your suppliers are real? How can you check the CE marking? For your company it is important to receive CE compliant products or components. Your company has an obligation to check the CE compliance. It may even bear the end responsibility for these supplier products.
Perhaps your company resells products received from suppliers under its own brand name. Or perhaps your company incorporates the product/component in its own product.
One way or another, you need to ensure the products you buy with CE marking are indeed CE compliant. How can you actually check CE compliance? What are the signs and things to look for?
In this video, we discuss a number of ways you can check a products CE compliance yourself. We also go into the responsibilities that all the different economic operators in the supply chain have. Therefore if your company is a product designer, a manufacturer, importer, distributor or retailer of CE marked products, this video will help you to understand what your suppliers and customers have to do regarding CE compliance, and what responsibilities lie with your company.
Verifying the CE marking can be complex. If,after watching the video, you still have questions, or if you want assistance, please let us know. Our consultants can do the product verification for you. Please contact is by filling out this form.