GeneralIBL-Lab GmbH accreditation: Electrical Safety
We are pleased to announce that IBL-Lab GmbH, a subsidiary of IB-Lenhardt AG, after successful DAkkS accreditation according to DIN EN ISO/IEC 17025:2018, can demonstrate compliance with the requirements of the EU and beyond for approvals in the USA, Canada and Japan, in all relevant areas:
- Electrical Safety
- Radio Equipment Directive RED 2014/53/EU for EU countries.
- EMC Directive (EMCD 2014/30/EU) for EU countries
- FCC tests for the USA
- ISED tests for Canada (recognition as CAB Canada by DAkkS coming soon)
- Examinations for Japan according to Radio Law and Telecommunication Business Law
After the foundation of IBL-Lab GmbH in 2018, the first step was the DAkkS accreditation according to DIN EN ISO/IEC 17025 in the field of safety in 2019, the starting signal for our own safety tests for our customers.
Thanks to the new safety standards IEC 62368-1 and EN 62368-1, which move away from technology-focused catalogues to a hazard-based approach, it is now easier to equally assess varying products.
For instance, hazards are categorized by type and “size“ of the according energy source:
In the next part of this series, we will take a closer look at our accredited radio laboratory. Stay tuned!