For example, your company trades in used machines or wants to buy a used machine and convert it for your own production. Your company wants to rebuild or expand a so-called old machine.
- In which cases is CE marking required?
- Who is actually responsible for the safety of the used machine here?
- According to which criteria is safety to be assessed?
Machines cannot always be replaced immediately when modern technology comes onto the market. Most often, machines produce for a long time and serve their purpose. With regard to safety requirements, machines must comply with the current minimum legal requirements.
The German Ordinance on Industrial Safety and Health (BetrSichV) regulates the operation of machines as follows: