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This is the official homepage of NB-Rail Association, which supports the NB-Rail Coordination by publishing the following information and documents:

About Coordination Group

Scope and purpose

All the NoBos shall participate in the NB-Rail activities, (at least to the plenary meetings, and also to the technical subgroups if desired), in order to keep themselves updated with the NB-Rail outcomes and therefore address the above mentioned uniformity purpose; this principle is stated in two points of Decision 768/2008/EC (dealing with the common framework for the marketing of products):

  • point 11 of article R17 states “Conformity assessment bodies shall participate in, or ensure that their assessment personnel are informed of, the relevant standardization activities and the activities of the notified body coordination group established under the relevant Community harmonisation legislation […]”;
  • point R30 states “Member States shall ensure that the bodies notified by them participate in the work of that or those group or groups, directly or by means of designated representatives.”

Tasks

NB-Rail has the following tasks:

  • to issue recommendations containing common understandings and best practices in line with the european legislation concerning EC verification procedures for subsystems and EC conformity assessment or suitability for use of interoperability constituents;
  • where NB-Rail considers that TSIs and related application guides are not sufficiently clear, NB-Rail should produce questions for clarification to be addressed to the European Commission;


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