536. Obligations of distributors with regard to pressure equipment and assemblies.

536.     Obligations of distributors with regard to pressure equipment and assemblies.

When making pressure equipment or an assembly1 available on the market2, a distributor3 must act with due care to ensure that it is in conformity with Part 2 of the Pressure Equipment (Safety) Regulations 20164.

Before making pressure equipment or an assembly to which the essential safety requirements apply5 available on the market, the distributor must ensure that: (1) the pressure equipment or assembly: (a) bears the CE marking6; (b) is accompanied by the required documents7; and (c) the instructions and safety information are in a language