The newly revised standards for public safety GA634-2015 The isolated firefighting clothing and GA44-2015 The fire helmets became effective on January 1st in 2016. According to the announcement of the relevant provisions in the revision of standards for CCC-Certification, China Certification Center for Fire Products (CCCF) organized experts, who revise the annex of Implementation Rules for fire products and personal firefighting equipment (CCCF XFZB-01). The changes are summarized as follows:
All manufacturers of fire equipment are required, design, engineering and procurement of products to be adapted to new changes as soon as possible, so that the quality meets the requirements of GA634-2015 and GA44-2015. Configuration of product and test device, routine and verification tests and other procedures must be consistent with the newly revised CCCF XFZB-01.
All companies of fire equipment need to apply for type tests at nominated laboratories from the day of announcement. An application for new certificates may be filed at CCCF with confirmation and reporting of documents about product features under the new standards. Otherwise, old certificates would be deleted from March 1st in 2017.