Electronic Product Regulations in the United Kingdom: An Overview

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Planning to import, manufacture or sell electronics in the UK post Brexit? This guide covers electronic product regulations in the United Kingdom, excluding those that relate to Northern Ireland.

As a former member of the European Union, the UK has its own legislation that corresponds with EU legislation for specific products. For instance, the following UK legislations relate to the following EU legislative titles respectively:

a. Electromagnetic Compatibility Regulations 2016 – Electromagnetic Compatibility Directive

b. Electrical Equipment (Safety) Regulations 2016 – Low Voltage Directive

c. Radio Equipment Regulations 2017 – Radio Equipment Directive

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List of Product Liability Insurance Companies in the United Kingdom

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Product liability insurance provides coverage in case you face claims due to personal injury or property damage. No product is ‘risk-free’ when it comes to potential safety hazards – which can be caused by unforeseen manufacturing or design errors.

In short, product liability insurance can serve as your last line of defense, if something goes wrong despite your best efforts.

In this guide, we list some of the United Kingdom’s leading product liability insurance providers, covering both insurance companies and brokers.

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List of UK Authorised Representative Companies: Our Top 10 Picks

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UK Authorised Representative Companies 
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Looking for an Authorised Representative in the UK to ensure that you can keep selling to consumers in Britain? In this guide, we list companies offering UK AR services to sellers in the EU, China, the United States, and many other countries. Continue reading List of UK Authorised Representative Companies: Our Top 10 Picks

List of Product Compliance Consultants and Law Firms in the United Kingdom

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Product Compliance Consultants United Kingdom

Looking for a consulting firm to help you navigate post-Brexit product regulations, safety standards, labeling, and documentation requirements? In this guide, we list some of the UK’s leading product compliance consulting companies – offering services covering products from medical devices and electronics to baby products and cosmetics. Continue reading List of Product Compliance Consultants and Law Firms in the United Kingdom

Product Regulations Websites in the United Kingdom: An Overview

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Product Regulations Websites in the United Kingdom

Finding accurate information about product regulations and safety requirements in Post-Brexit UK is a struggle for many importers and manufacturers. That said, the UK authorities do a fairly good job when it comes to providing accessible information on British compliance requirements, and how these are impacted by the UK’s departure from the European Union.

In this guide, we list some of the most important websites covering product safety, certification, labeling, lab testing, and other compliance requirements in the United Kingdom. Continue reading Product Regulations Websites in the United Kingdom: An Overview

Medical Devices EU Authorised Representative & UK Responsible Person Guide

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Medical devices

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Medical Devices are one of, if not the most, complicated, and tightly regulated products to place on the market within the European Union and the United Kingdom. This is not helped by the change from the Medical Device Directive to the new Medical Device Regulations which come into force in May 2021. This has been further complicated by Brexit as different regulations apply in different areas.

The first step is to identify if the product is actually a Medical Device and then which of the Regulation actually applies. Keep reading, and learn what you must know in this article written by International Associates Limited in the UK. Continue reading Medical Devices EU Authorised Representative & UK Responsible Person Guide

List of Notified Bodies in the United Kingdom: Our Top 11 Picks

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Notified Bodies

Looking for a Notified Body in the United Kingdom? In this guide, we list some of the UK’s Notified Bodies covering medical devices, personal protective equipment, electronics, and more. Each company profile also covers services, product categories, and location.

Disclaimer: We are not affiliated with any of the companies listed in this guide. We have selected these companies based on their claimed product scope, history, certification, and capabilities.

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Notice that this article was written and published before the UK has fully departed from the European Union. At this time, we cannot say if UK entities will be able to continue to act as Notified Bodies in the future. Continue reading List of Notified Bodies in the United Kingdom: Our Top 11 Picks

List of Product Lab Testing Companies in the United Kingdom: Our Top 10

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Product Lab Testing Companies United Kingdom

Looking for a qualified lab testing company in the United Kingdom? In this guide, we list some of the UK’s leading product compliance testing firms, covering textiles, electronics, children’s products, food contact materials, cosmetics and much more.

Each company profile also includes main product categories, testing services, capabilities, and location.

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