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Regulatory Compliance 101: Are You Ready for 2016?

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Welcome back to Compliance 101!  Previous articles of this series dealt with the various regulatory requirements for Information Technology Equipment (ITE) in the United States and the European Union.  This article will focus on the regulatory changes that have and will continue to occur in 2015 and those which will come into force in 2016.

What’s happening in 2015?

A number of regulatory changes pertaining to IT equipment have taken place so far in 2015, including (but not necessarily limited to) the following:

Looking Ahead to 2016

Among other changes scheduled for 2016, next year marks the end of transitional periods for a number of regulations, including (but not necessarily limited to):

How is FoxGuard preparing for all of these changes?

To keep up with the ever-changing world of regulatory compliance, FoxGuard Solutions conducts regular reviews of regional requirements and takes action as soon as any changes are noted.  Communication with regulatory agencies and other experts in the field are frequent, as we attempt to gather as much information as possible.  Planning and preparation are made not only to ensure compliance of our own products but of the components, we purchase from other suppliers and manufacturers, so our customers’ shipments can be made in a timely and fully compliant manner. Despite the many “gray” areas of technical regulations and the limited availability of information, the FoxGuard Solutions Regulatory Compliance Team scrutinizes every obstacle that arises and takes action to prevent recurrence of any delay experienced. Thank you for joining us again for Compliance 101.  If you have any questions concerning regulatory compliance as it pertains to your FoxGuard orders, please don’t hesitate to contact us.