Teaching engineers about ATEX

Sinclair, Ron
January 2010
Process Engineering;Jan/Feb2010, Vol. 91 Issue 1, p21
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the need for engineers to comply with the policies of Directive 94/9/EC, a trading directive, to be able to sell the explosion protected (Ex) equipment in the European market. The directive requires engineer to follow the safety of users in terms of ignition and proof of conformity. Moreover, the CompEx Scheme takes the responsibility of training and examining the people in the working area because they are responsible for the safety of the electrical equipment.


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