Presentation: Development of an IEC International Standard and relevance to conformity assessment

This presentation provides a detailed overview of the development process of an IEC International Standard and how it facilitates testing and certification (conformity assessment).


Brochure: Standardization and conformity assessment – en

IEC runs four global Conformity Assessment Systems which operate schemes and programmes based on third-party testing and certification and mutual recognition agreements. Laboratories and certification bodies test and certify products, equipment, services and personnel competency against IEC International Standards, to ensure their reliability, interoperability with other products, services and installations, and that the relevant safety standards have been applied.

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Brochure: Setting up an electrical testing laboratory in a developing country – en

UNIDO – IEC guidelines with case studies in developing countries.

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Brochure: Piracy in electrical and electronic products: Anti-counterfeiting best practice and strategies – en, fr, es, de, pt, fi, ru, ko

This brochure explains the impact of product piracy in electrotechnical products on safety and liability. It complements the PowerPoint presentation: Fighting product piracy.

The brochure is available in English, French, German, Korean, Portugese, Russian and Spanish.

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Presentation: Fighting product piracy

This presentation explains the impact of product piracy in electrotechnical products on safety and liability. It complements the brochure Piracy in electrical and electronic products.  This PP includes speaker’s notes.