The technical regulation TR CU 010/2011 On safety of machinery and equipment stipulates minimum requirements for the safety of machinery and equipment during their entire lifecycle: during their design, manufacture, installation, storage, transport, commissioning, operation, decommissioning, and disposal. The focus is on life, health, property and the environment.
Compliance with the requirements of the technical regulation TR CU 010/2011 On safety of machinery and equipment is a prerequisite for successful access to the Russian and Eurasian market.
Although the requirements of the technical regulation TR CU 010/2011 have been harmonized with the requirements of the Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC, they are not identical.
Adopted on October 18, 2011
Entered into force on February 15, 2013
Application area of TR CU 010/2011 On safety of machinery and equipment
The technical regulation TR CU 010/2011 applies to machines and equipment. According to the technical regulation TR ZU 010/2011, a machine or equipment is
a series of contiguous parts or assemblies put together for a concrete application (e.g., machining, processing, transport, or packaging) into an overall unit, at least one of which is driven by a power source through corresponding drive trains, control chains.
Conformity assessment process
The EAC certification of machinery and equipment is carried out by an accredited certification body.
The conformity assessment of machinery and equipment prior to commissioning in the form of the EAC Declaration is based on own evidence and with the involvement of a notified body.
Upon request, the EAC Declaration can be replaced by the EAC Certification.
The accompanying documents for the conformity assessment of machinery and equipment shall be submitted in the Russian language or in the official language of the Member State of the customs union and shall include:
- detailed product description
- product designation
- technical pass
- safety assessment
- instruction manual
- technical drawings
- technical data sheet
- test reports
- a copy of the quality management system certificate
It should be noted that the products, regardless of whether or not they are subject to conformity assessment according to the technical regulation TR CU 010/201, might also comply with other directives, such as TR CU 004/2011 On the safety of low-voltage equipment or TR CU 020/2011 On electromagnetic compatibility.
The products which conformity with the requirements of TR CU 010/2011 has been confirmed shall be marked with the EAC marking of the Customs Union. The placing on the market of products without corresponding marking can be punished with a fine and with a confiscation.
Period of validity of the EAC certificate
The certificate for series production is valid for 5 years.
We would be pleased to advise you professionally and competently with the EAC Certification or EAC Declaration. We check free of charge whether your products are subject to the requirements for the EAC Certification according to TR ZU 010/2011 On safety of machinery and equipment.