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Achieve full compliance for your machinery

in any market, every time

With machine safety experience since 1995, our expert team helps you get the compliance you need to sell machinery and installations in your target market and grow your business.

A fast, proven process

Your machinery’s certification journey doesn’t have to be long and complex. Our proven go-to-market process is fast and efficient, with short lead times so you can access new markets when you need to

Flexible to your situation

Whether you’re engineering new machinery, launching new factory lines or modifying existing machinery, our services are tailored to help your unique situation

Experience in your industry

From Aerospace to Agriculture, we’ve helped hundreds of business’ machine products achieve certification

Don’t leave your machinery’s safety to chance. Get help from
our expert team

When entering any global market, it’s crucial to be aware of and fully compliant with all its regulations

As your full-service compliance partner, we assure your machinery and documentation meets all essential mandatory provisions

Get specialist input throughout your product’s development

We help manufacturers make better decisions at critical points such as during the design and engineering phases, saving you time and avoiding potentially expensive future modifications

A simpler path to your EC declaration of conformity

Compiling the right paperwork for the EU market can be daunting and time-consuming for businesses. Our experts help assemble your technical file so all paperwork, labelling and manuals are correct. We’ll prepare your ISO 12100:2010 risk assessment, and you can focus your expertise where it really matters

On-site and digital inspections

Our machine compliance experts can perform full and detailed inspections of your machines and installations, either in-person or remotely. You’ll get direct feedback specific to your industry and market requirements

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Your start-to-finish
product compliance partner

Whether you’re looking for expert consulting on a compliance issue or need a full-service certification partner, we’ve got you covered.

Compliance
Route to Compliance
Engineering Review
Risk Assessment
Inspection
Technical File
Information and Warnings For the End Users
Training
Authorised Representative (AR)
Expert Consulting

Get certified in the next 3 - 6 weeks with our proven process

01 - Identify

the legal framework for your machine

02 – Determine

the route to compliance

03 – Perform

the conformity assessment procedure

04 – Marking

can be affixed and the certificate signed

05 – Ship

your product worry-free to the desired market

01 – Identify
the legal framework for your machine
02 – Determine
the route to compliance
03 – Perform
the conformity assessment procedure
04 – Marking
can be affixed and the certificate signed
05 – Ship
your product worry-free to the desired market
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What our clients are saying about us

Van Heek Medical
Wilma Peereboom
Quality Coordinator
The cooperation with CE goes satisfactorily. They were decisive from the start and things were well taken care of. I see the problem-solving capacity of Certification Experts as a strength of the company’.
6 weeks
Europe
Medical
Confocal
Peter Drent
CEO
Personally I am very satisfied with the service and quality of the work of Certification Experts. With future projects, I certainly intend to work with them again.
3 weeks
Europe
Electronics
Gallery Play Media
Ruben Kieftenbelt
Founder & CTO
The test results during the certification project were comprehensive and detailed. We experienced this as a pleasant and valuable result. In addition, Certification Experts swiftly came up with solutions for obstacles we encountered during the certification process.
4 weeks
Europe
Electronics
Adtrack Media
Paul East
CTO
We have found Certification Experts to be helpful, knowledgeable and prompt even during the difficult environment due to the COVID-19 pandemic. We look forward to working with Certification Experts on future projects.
4 weeks
Europe
Electronics
Nikon
Joachim Hofmann
GM Service & Support
We found the collaboration with the CE Team very helpful, professional, fast and flexible. It is always good to have a partner at hand who can help with profound expertise whenever required. In the future, CE will stay our choice if expert-know-how is needed.
4 weeks
Europe
Electronics
Physee
Wai-Man Tang
Quality Assurance Manager
We have a wonderful experience working with Certification Experts. We are a scale-up doing product developments under a very tight timeline. Certification Experts will adjust to our needs and guides us step by step to complete our product certifications in time.
3 weeks
Europe
Electronics
Oceanteam
Lars van ‘t Kruijs
Managing Director
The team of Certification Experts consists of nice people, it was a good cooperation! For me it was important how they made everything clear and how they thought along the same lines.
3 weeks
Europe
Machinery
Alfa Wasserman
Kurt Spiegel
Engineer Manager
CE has been our partner for over 10 years and the relationship is outstanding. The face-to-face meetings are really important and save us a lot of time.
6 weeks
Europe
Medical
Dot Robot
Edward Belderbos
Technical Director
It was a pleasure to work with Certification Experts. After reviewing our documentation, they gave us structured feedback and showed us a way forward to compliance with EU directives
3 weeks
Europe
Electronics
Noffz
Markus Solbach
Director Sales & Marketing
Certification Experts has a great service with high flexibility and really quick response time. We were impressed with their good technical understanding and detailed feedback to our complex test solution in a short timeframe.
4 weeks
North America
Electronics
Government of Canada
Melanie Ter Meulen
Trade Commissioner
The collaboration with Certification Experts runs smoothly and they are a valuable partner for us. If Dutch companies require specific technical information about the Comprehensive Economic & Trade Agreement on free trade, Certification Experts is the first to call.
2 weeks
Europe
Medical

Expert insights

Full-service product compliance without the headaches.

Leave it to us.

Compliance

Certifications Experts will help you enter the EU market with your machinery or installation. We offer complete certification guidance and expert services in order to ensure your machine is compliant with the CE marking legislation. 

  • Consultancy and advice on problem solving
  • Stipulate route to compliance
  • Determine the applicable standards, directives and regulations
  • Perform testing
  • On-site inspections
  • Design review
  • Technical file review
  • Preform risk assessment according to EN-ISO 12100:2010
  • Training
Route to Compliance

For every market, Certification Experts can provide a practical compliance roadmap. We offer guidance on cost and time efficiency regarding certification to be able to acces multiple markets. 

  • Classification of relevant standards, directives, and regulations
  • Determining how the applicable product legislation applies to your machinery or installation
  • Selecting (harmonised) standards
  • Determining which b- and c-standards are usable for the overall risk assessment
  • Setting up test procedures
  • Describing the steps of the conformity assessment procedure
  • Determining roles and responsibilities of the parties involved. 
Engineering Review

Certification Experts can review your designs and assist you through the developmental phase to ensure that all critical safety standards are met. 

  • Design review
  • Co-engineering
  • Consultancy and advice on problem solving
  • Determining which b- and c-standards are usable for the overall risk assessment
  • Execution of Performance Level (PL) and calculations of Safety Integrity Level (SIL)
  • Performing risk assessment according to EN-ISO 12100:2010
Risk Assessment

Carrying out a risk assessment is required for all machinery. If you are unsure of how to carry out a risk assessment, Certification Experts can support you and provide full guidance.

  • ISO 12100:2010
  • Risk, Inventory and Evaluation (RI&E)
  • Verification and evaluation of existing risk assessment
  • Guidance in preparation of a risk assessment
  • Validation of safety functions
  • Execution of Performance Level (PL) and calculations of Safety Integrity Level (SIL)
  • Training in risk assessment and use of Safexpert software
  • Safexpert risk assessment software (TÜV certified)
Inspection

In order to check the mechanical compliance of your machine or installation, Certifcation Experts conducts inspections at your location. Based on the inspection, our experts will provide advice on the product compliance.

  • Conduct inspection on-site or digitally
  • Testing EMC and electrical safety
  • Checking overall machine safety
  • Inspection of essential health and safety requirements
  • Inspection of work environment
Technical File

In order to demonstrate the compliance of your machinery or installation, a technical file is required. Certification Experts reviews the documentation necessary for the technical file and guides you in composing it.  

  • Evaluating, guiding and providing instructions for use
  • Evaluating, guiding and preparing risk assessment
  • Assemble technical file
  • Assessing technical file
  • Drafting the EC Declaration of Conformity (DoC) template
  • Review user information
Information and Warnings For the End Users

To ensure that your product can be used safely, information and warnings must be provided for your end users. Certification Experts can aid in this proces.  

  • Provide machine plate template
  • Checking, guiding and/or drawing up instructions for use (manual)
  • Identification and verification of the warning signs
  • Drafting and evaluating safety instructions
Training

Certification Expers offers training programs concerning the CE marking of your machinery or installation. This provides you with the knowledge on how to enter your machinery or installation safely onto the EU market.  

  • CE marking
  • Machine and Robotics Safety
  • Safexpert software
  • Risk assessment
  • Machinery Directive (MD)
  • Work Equipment Directive
Authorised Representative (AR)

AR Experts (part of Certification Experts) offers Authorised Representative services for companies located outside of Europe and/or the UK.

  • Verifying the Declaration of Conformity, user manual, CE/UKCA logo and the technical documentation
  • Retainment of technical documentation and Declaration of Conformity at the disposal of qualified authorities
  • Provide all necessary information and documentation to said qualified authorities at their request
  • Immediate notification of the manufacturer in the event of complaints and reports
Expert Consulting

Certification Experts provides consultancy on every aspect of CE marking and machine safety. 

  • Machine safety
  • Product testing
  • Advice surrounding applicable product legislation
  • Contra expertise
  • Contact authorities
  • Legal support
Information Supply

We notify you if there are regulatory changes pertaining to your product

Risk Assessment

We help you eliminate risks more efficiently, protect your customers and your business. Unsure whether you’ve done something correctly? We can provide a full risk assessment evaluation.

  • Machine / Electronics / Toys / Medical / PPE / GPS
  • EN-ISO 12100
  • Safexpert Risk Assessment software (TÜV-certified)
  • Review of existing Risk Assessment
  • Templates
Authorised Representative

We provide Authorised Representation (AR) for businesses and e-commerce companies located outside the EU/UK – allowing access to those markets by registering us as your legal partner.

  • EU/UK market access
  • Verification of CE/UKCA
  • Marking
  • Contact point for authorities
  • Technical File
  • Bypass importers
  • Registration
Technical File

Every manufacturer requires a technical file to reach compliance. We support, compile and review these technical documents for you.

  • Declaration of Conformity
  • User Information (manual/labelling/packaging)
  • Risk Assessment
  • Technical schemes and drawings
  • Templates
Engineering Review

We review your designs and assist you through the prototype phase to ensure critical safety standards are met.

  • Design Review
  • Co-engineering
  • Consultancy
  • Risk Assessment
Testing and Inspection

Wherever you’re located, we offer a wide range of expert testing and inspection capabilities, both in house and via our global network of affiliated partners and testing laboratories.

  • EMC, Low Voltage, Radio, Medical, Toys, and PPE
  • On-site or digital inspections
  • Notified Bodies
  • Accredited testing laboratories
Route to compliance

We create a clear and practical compliance roadmap for you in any market. Get expert guidance on cost/time efficiency of certification for accessing multiple markets.

  • Determining product legislation
  • Set up test procedure (in-house/accredited testing)
  • Strategy on Global Market Access
  • Technical File Checklist
Training

We offer custom training programs led by experts, bringing your team up to
speed with important safety processes and regulations related to your markets.

  • Product Compliance
  • CE Marking
  • Machine / Robotics Safety
  • UL/CSA
  • Safexpert
User Information Review

Make sure your manuals, labelling and packaging are fully compliant with your
chosen markets. From writing to reviewing materials, we’ve got you covered.

  • Checklists
  • Product labelling
  • Templates
  • Drafting Manuals
  • Machine plate
Technical File

We ensure the availability of the technical file in case of requests from authorities

Expert Consulting

With over 25 years’ industry experience, our team can provide expert guidance
on every aspect of product compliance.

  • Product Compliance
  • Authority letter (NVWA, NoBo, ILT and BPT)
  • Authorised Representative
  • Product Testing
  • Seller/buyer problem resolution on CE marking
  • Advise on Product Legislation
  • User Information
  • Route to compliance
  • Engineering Review
  • Training
  • Risk Assessment
CE/UKCA Marking

Trust us as your partner to verify the compliance of your products

Authorised Representative

We register as your official point of contact for market surveillance authorities

EU/UK Market Access

You gain access to the EU/UK market, no matter where your business is located

Legal point of contact

We represent you on your behalf for all legal issues pertaining to your product

Compliance

Enter any market, no matter the marking or industry. From CE marking and UL to CCC, we offer complete certification guidance and expert services tailored to your unique situation.

  • Consultancy
  • Route to compliance
  • Testing
  • On-site inspections
  • Design Review
  • Technical File Review
  • Risk Assessment
  • Training