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Effective members benefit from gaining involvement in the European PPE community and consequently having the opportunity to have input into European legislative and standard issues ESF effective members also will receive early information on European issues and have access to lobbying within the EU Commission. Becoming an ESF effective member also means taking. 


 

Who are the effective members?

National associations or federations of PPE-suppliers (Personal Protection Equipment) established within EU Free Trade Association (EFTA) or within a candidate member of the EU or the European Free Trade Association or within a candidate member state of the EU or the EFTA.

Local or regional associations active in at least 2 European nations, except when in one of such nations a national organisation is already an effective member. National associations of PPE suppliers with an establishment outside of the EU or the EFTA, with proviso that the specific acceptance conditions as stated infra be satisfied. Only one effective member shall be admitted per country.


Voting right:
Effective members have voting rights at the General Meeting (one vote per member) and may be appointed as Board Member.


Become a member:
The candidate members addresses their nomination to the president of the Board of Directors, who transfer it immediately transmit it to the other board members. Each of the members has the right to express a negative opinion within thirty (30) days after written notice and notified it in writing to the President A candidate member for which no negative advice was released, become automatically provisional member after expiry of the period of thirty (30) days. The membership shall be ratified at the next General Assembly. If a negative opinion, the candidacy as an effective member will be deliberated at the next Board of Directors who takes a provisional decision on the admission as a effective member. The next General Assembly will finally decide on the refusal or approval of the admission as a effective member. At this General Assembly shall be at least two / thirds (2/3) of the members present or represented. The decision shall be taken by a two / thirds (2/3) majority. Until this meeting, the candidate-member will be a provisional member and membership fees are due.


Membership:
Effective members pay a membership that yearly will be recorded in the General Assembly




 

  


The UK Safety Industry´s Lead Assosiation incorporating PPE Manufacturers, Safety Distributors, Notified Bodies and Test Houses, Safety Professionals, Manufacturers of Safety products that are not PPE and Manufacturers of products designed to protect the workplace environment. Involvement with enforcement agencies, involvement with legislation, representing members, creating accreditation and training packages, providing marketing platforms for member organisations, establishing networking events for members. The BSIF is the Lead Association in the UK for the PPE Directive/Regulations and is noted as a Competent Authority by the Health and Safety Executive

British Safety Industry Federation - BSIF 
BSIF House, 3 Austins Mews, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, HP1 3AF - United Kingdom  
+44 1 442 248744

 
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NSA - Nordic Safety Association
 is an organisation gathering manufacturers, importers and distributors within the field of personal protective equipment and first aid systems in Sweden. BPS was founded 1978 and has app. 40 active members. BPS has a close cooperation with different authorities and organisations with in PPE and is a natural speaking partner in their executive work. The main objective is to uphold a high standard, quality and service in the business The main objective i


NSA - Nordic Safety Association
Klara Norra Kyrkogata - Box 22307 - 104 22 Stockholm - Sweden 
+46 8-508 938 33
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The  only representative and influential organisation in the PPE field in Russia. Law and norms making for OSH and PPE fields, coordination of all the members´ activities within the national and international PPE market.



Russian Federation - ASIZ
Directorate General of ASIZ  
52, Electrozavodskaya street - Moscow, 105828 - Russian Federation |
+7 495 2874891 - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. -  www.asiz.ru



 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

VVGW - Vereniging Veilig en Gezond Werken  is the Branch organisation for manufacturers and distributors of personal protective equipment. Avag is promoting Health and Safety at work. Avag is contributing to better European standards for PPE. Avag is giving information about PPE to the user and  educate PPE advisors.


VVGW - Vereniging Veilig en Gezond Werken
Gooimeer 4-15, 1411 DC  Naarden | Postbus 5135, 1410 AC  Naarden |  - The Netherlands
T +32 35 542 75 01
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IVPS is the German association of companies and organisations which produce or supply personal protective equipment; IVPS interprets itself as a new voice in the field of industrial safety. The message of the IVPS is: Accidents are unavoidable, in spite of all protective measures. Therefore, personal protection equipment must be considered an integral part of the safety system. The manufacturers contribute through well-designed, comfortable products and through extensive product information to the wearing and use of personal protective equipment at the workplace


IVPS
Fasanenstrasse 48 - 10719 Berlin - Germany 
+49 30 857 280 57
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Styl is the association of manufacturers, importers and  distributors of PPE and other safety equipment and safety experts in Finland.  Most important activities of Styl are to improve safety at work through high quality products and competent sales personnel. To organize systematic training of competent PPE sales personnel. To represent the interests of the trade toward authorities, notified bodies and other organizations. To follow and to influence development of legislation, standards and market control.


STYL 
P.O. Box 408 - 00101 Helsinki - Finland
+358 9 7771 8626 - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.www.styl.fi



 

 

 

 

 



Synamap unites manufacturers and distributors of individual and collective protection equipment and materials, accident prevention equipment, and detection and first aid systems. Since 2004, its actions have also involved among others prevention officers, specialist consultants, and manufacturers of material used in equipments.


SYNAMAP 
21 Rue Leblanc - 75015 Paris - France 
+33 1 79 97 75 10
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Assosistema is the Association for the Integrated Industrial System of products and services in Hygiene, Health & Safety market.
Assosistema is only Association in Italy for this sector and it is Confindustria’s direct member. 130 Associated, 1.164 millions of Euros is the turnover, 5 commodities sections, 3 main Markets (Health and Care, Hygiene, Safety). The mission of Assosistema is the economic growth of the sector and improve the quality of products and services. Give more visibility to the sector and takle unfair competition are the main aims of Assosistema.


 

ASSOSISTEMA
Viale Pasteur n. 8 - 00144 Roma - Italy
+39 06 59.03.430
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Febelsafe



 

 

 

 

 


Febelsafe is the Belgian Federation of suppliers and service providers for safety and wellbeing at work and during leisure time. Febelsafe transfers knowledge to the market in order  to increase the level of personal safety. Febelsafe stimulates the awareness of the need to protect people at work and in leisure time.  Febelsafe is also contributing towards the development of European Standards and to make sure they are applied correctly. Febelsafe is promoting new technologies and professional skills and proficiency.  Febelsafe is the forum between the user, the business world and national and European Governments. 


Febelsafe vzw - Bavikhoofsestraat 190 - 8531 Bavikhove - Belgium
+32 56 70 11 03
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Bavikhoofsestraat 190 - 8531 Bavikhove - Belgium
Phone +32 56 70 11 03 - Email: info@eu-esf.org

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