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LIFT DIRECTIVE 2014/33/EU

LIFT DIRECTIVE 2014/33/EU

As of the 20th April 2016, the new Lift Directive 2014/33/EU will come into force and immediately replaces the current Directive without a transition period.

The Lift Directive (2014/33/EU) was introduced by the European Commission to ensure a harmonized standard of safety in the design and manufacture of lifts throughout the European Economic Area.

We can confirm all our suppliers have provided confirmation that all components they produce as of the 20th April 2016 onwards will be fully compliant to 2014/33/EU and the relevant certification will be provided.

The safety components have undergone rigorous checks in relation to the 2014/33/EU and EN 81-20/50 requirements and correspondingly altered where necessary.

The Safety Components that come under the Lift Directive within the J&L range are listed below;

1. Door Locks
2. Safety Gear
3. Geared Machines NBS Brakes
4. Gearless Machines Safety Brakes
5. Rope Brakes
6. Overspeed Governors – UCM
7. Polyurethane Buffers
8. Hydraulic Buffers
9. Electric Safety Devices

If you require further information, please dont hesitate to contact us on 01745 585 999 or info@jandlelevatorcomponents.com