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This act aims at strengthening the security of internet-connected devices, most of which are expected to be part of the Internet of Things, and of wearable radio equipment.

Single market
Type of act
Delegated regulation
Expert group


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28 January 2019 - 04 March 2019 (midnight Brussels time)
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  • Toy Industries of Europe (Belgium)
    4 March 2019 Business association
    Toy Industries of Europe (Belgium)

    As the voice of the reputable EU toy sector, Toy Industries of Europe (TIE), welcomes the Commission’s decision to explore whether a delegated act under the Radio Equipment Directive can be a useful and effective part of the EU legal framework, particularly with relation to increasing the security of connected products placed on the EU market, whilst ensuring a level playing field for businesses. Nevertheless, we have several concerns about...

  • Orgalim, Europe's Technology Industries (Belgium)
    4 March 2019 Business association
    Orgalim, Europe's Technology Industries (Belgium)

    As stressed in the Commission Communication on “digitising European Industry” (COM(2016)180), digitalisation has become one of the major drivers of industry’s competitiveness and innovation capacity. This is enabled namely through Internet-connected radio equipment which is increasingly incorporated in technological products such as telecommunication equipment, robotics, automation, laser and sensor technologies, electronics for automotive,...

  • Eurosmart (Belgium)
    4 March 2019 Business association
    Eurosmart (Belgium)

    Eurosmart, the voice of the digital security industry welcomes the European Commission (DG GROW) proposal to strengthen the security approach of internet-connected radio equipment and wearable radio equipment. Reaching a trustworthy and secure IoT market is paramount for the achievement of the European Digital Single Market. By 2025, the projected IoT connections are expected to exceed the 25 billion of units’ threshold . In the meantime,...

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