Terms of Reference for SAFETY JWG TC106X Working Group 4
Joint Working Group between ETSI Safety and CENELEC TC 106X
WG 4 Generic product standards working group.
The working group shall produce generic product standard(s) covering requirements
- compliance and assessment criteria - for equipment covered by the
LVD- and the R&TTE- Directive. The standard(s) shall be designated "Generic
Standard(s)" and shall be applicable only to equipment for which no product-
or product family standard exists. The generic product standards should
be harmonized either under one or both of the above-mentioned directives.
Material not suitable for publication in harmonized standards shall
be published in a guide.
Remarks: It is the intention to refer as much as possible to other basic
standards or product standards with respect to assessment methods
in order not to duplicate the work.
The Working Group will consist of:
A Convenor nominated by TC106X/National Committees and ETSI
Members nominated by National Committees/TC106X
Members of ETSI
Technical Experts co-opted by the Working Group, as required
The Working Group will liaise with other groups working in related fields (within CENELEC, EC, ICNIRP, IEC, ETSI etc.) via the
Convenor, Appointed Liaison Officers or TC106X, as appropriate to the task.
Work will be performed by correspondence as far as possible but meetings will be held when appropriate.