IEC 60601: Product Safety Standards for Medical Devices

IEC 60601 is a widely accepted series of international standards for the basic safety and essential performance of medical electrical equipment.

Your new and existing medical devices must demonstrate compliance with the latest revision of IEC 60601. We are a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL) approved by OHSA, providing testing, certification, and in-lab support to help you navigate the new requirements of the 3rd Edition of IEC 60601 and to support your safety claims throughout North America and Europe. We offer the following solutions, from development all the way through the review of your Risk Management File, to help you reach your target markets.

IEC 60601-1 3rd Edition, 2nd Amendment Fact Sheet


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IEC 60601 Resources


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Regulatory Requirements for Medical Equipment