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blue-check New List of occupational equipment subject to quality inspection

Circular No. 01/2021/TT-BLDTBXH dated June 3rd, 2021 of the Ministry of Labour - Invalids and Social Affairs regulating List of products and goods likely to be unsafe subject to the state management by the Ministry of Labour - Invalids and Social Affairs
Posted: 7/6/2021 7:40:53 AM | Latest updated: 22/7/2021 2:32:36 PM (GMT+7) | LuatVietnam: 5220 | Vietlaw: 519
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This Circular provides for new List of occupational products, equipment subject to quality inspection, applicable from July 18th, 2021.

One of the notable points is that the new List separates products, equipment subject to quality inspection upon the import (Section I) and products, equipment that are not subject to quality inspection upon the import (Section II).

Accordingly, there 13 products, equipment subject to quality inspection upon the import, including:

- Industrial safety helmets;

- Welding safety goggles, welding masks, glasses or goggles protecting eyes and face against splashes, ultra-violet ray;

- Masks and respirators for particle filtering; gas masks and respirators (except for medical masks);

- Protective work gloves protecting against cutting, puncture, tearing, burning, insulating (except for medical gloves);

- Shoes protecting against stabs, cuts, hits and chemicals; insulating boots;

- Safety belts and – personal fall-arrest systems;

- Clothes protecting against heat and fire;

- Lifts and safety components thereof ;

- Escalators and moving walkways; Escalators safety components;

- Containers for compressed gas with nominal working pressure exceeding 0.7 bar (except for cylinders for oil and gas products and Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG);

- Electric hoist, electric winch;

- Plain trolleys of a capacity of 1,000 kg or more;

- Elevating tables and platforms (except for hanging platforms used for construction).

Such products as boilers, container, cranes, hoists etc. shall not be subject to quality inspection upon the import.

This Circular takes effect from July 18th, 2021 and replaces Circular No. 22/2018/TT-BLDTBXHstatus1 dated December 6th, 2018.

Ms Phuong Thao (VietlawOnline.com)
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blue-check 1721/GSQL-GQ1Regarding inspection of quality of imported goods
blue-check 21523/SLĐTBXH-VL-ATLĐFrom July 18th, 2021: Some imported occupational devices shall be exempt from inspection
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Published Vietlaw's Newsletter No. 519
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