Personal protective equipment

Directive 89/686/EEC

Short name:

Personal protective equipment (PPE)


Council Directive 89/686/EEC of 21 December 1989 on the approximation of the laws of the Member States relating to personal protective equipment
OJ No L 399 of 30 December 1989


Directive 93/68/EEC (CE Marking)
Directive 93/95/EEC (OJ L 276 of 9 November 1993)
Directive 96/58/EC (OJ L 236 of 18 September 1996)

Directives repealed:


Guide for application:

EC contact point:

Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs
Mr Niccolò Costantini, Tel. +32 2 2986861, Fax. +32 2 2966273
Website on personal protective equipment

For information about the content and availability of European standards, please contact the European Standardisation Organisations.



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