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Temporary measures to be adopted by railway Notified Bodies for the Evaluation activities

Temporary measures to be adopted by railway Notified Bodies for the Evaluation activities

8 Apr 2020

NB-Rail responds to difficulties of the railway sector due to COVID-19 outbreak.

The exceptional circumstances and restrictions established by the vast majority of Member States to contain the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), are temporarily preventing NoBos from efficiently carrying out their planned evaluation activities.

To support business continuity, mitigate the economic impact of the restrictions put in place and support stakeholders in the fulfilment of their legal duties and obligations, NB-Rail has issued, with the support of the Agency, the Recommendation for Use RFU-STR-704 for the remote performance of NoBo activities originally intended to be performed ‘on-site’.

Read more on the NB-Rail website