class i medical device

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    FDA Inspections and Pest Control - Pallets too close to walls

    My question relates to inventory organization with relationship to the FDA and pest control, specifically, placement of racks and/or pallets against internal and/or external walls. Background: My company contract-manufactures for multiple industries, including Class I medical devices. We don't...
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    IEC 60601-1 Electrical Safety testing - Class 1 ME externally powered - Earth resistance testing

    I'm running into an issue with electrical safety testing on a class 1 ME externally powered device. The device can operate both via a removable battery pack, or an external power adapter. The device is labeled as Class 1, however there are no exposed protective earth conductors on the chassis...
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    Steps when changing material for class 1 medical device

    Looking for information on steps when changing material for class 1 device. Change would be on some parts going from ductile to aluminum. Thanks
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    Virtual Manufacturer and CE Marking

    Hi, Does an OEM need a CE mark on their product in order for a virtual manufacturer to gain one? For clarity - the OEM has a FDA 510k on it, but the OEM has no intentions of selling in Europe themselves. However, the virtual manufacturer wishes to do so. Is it necessary for the OEM to gain a...
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    CE marking for distributed product

    Hi all, We've begun coming out of our virtual manufacturing agreements to "distributed by". On the latest shipment of a class 1 measuring device the legal manufacturer have applied our company name to the dial (in error) but their CE number. Can I legally place this product in the market place...
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    Class I medical device and Category III PPE - Long length gloves

    Hi All Covers, We wanted to produce a long length gloves that are both a Class I medical device and Category III PPE. This gloves will be packed in a dispenser. What would be the marking and labeling requirements for this glove? Should we label and mark on the glove itself? Does it need to come...
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    Notified Body Involvement with Self Declared Products

    Hi guys, If one of our Class I (self declare) products has a significant complaint (patient at risk, national authority is notified), is there auditor then allowed to question us on it even though it is not on our ISO 13485 scope and therefore not one of the products on their sampling list...
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    What is the significance of UDI date requirements for Class 1 devices?

    FDA issued a guidance establishing enforcement discretion that applies to FDA established compliance dates for certain class I and unclassified devices as set out below: Class 1 and unclassified devices manufactured and labeled on or after September 24, 2018 FDA does not intend to enforce...
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    Is a 3V torch classified as medical electrical equipment needing EMI/EMC testing?

    We have made a Class I (CE) metal medical instrument that has a plastic handle. With use, doctors requested a light option to improve visibility and to free up the hand holding the torch. We have incorporated a simple push switch and small light powered by standard 3V AAA batteries. The...
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    Class 1 Medical Device ECR (Engineering Change Request) Changes

    Class 1 device not requiring a 510k still be reviewed by regulatory per 878.9 for engineering change request? I would be using document k97-1 for guidance and documentation. Thanks
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    Clarity on requirements for a 510k exempt Class I device - Suture removal kit

    I'm wondering if anyone can provide some clarity on requirements for a 510k exempt Class I device - a suture removal kit. I need to know if the following are required for a device of this class: - Shelf Life testing - Sterility - Certificate of Analysis - Biocompatibility Testing Thank...
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    ISO 13485 Required for CE Mark on Class I product

    Hi guys, We were recently told by our Notified Body, in order to place a CE mark on our Class I product our critical subcontractor (we are the PLM) must have ISO 13485. Can anyone confirm that this is indeed the requirements? All this while we have understood self-declare to mean that we...
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    Why two fuses are required - IEC 60601-1 cl. 8.11.5

    Hi all, Why two fuses are required for Class I equipment, why not Class II. Kunal
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    GMDN code differences, Manufacturer and Sponsor

    Hi, Can manufactures and sponsors assign different GMDN codes? The situation is this: Class I Sponsor is in Australia Manufacturer is in Europe Sponsor has been assigning GMDN codes for a longtime as per the Aus regulatory system, they assign according the end product provided to...
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    Class I Medical Device ProCode JCB Question 2 (UDI)

    Where can I find information on which Class 1 510K exempt products will be included in UDI requirements come 9/24/2020? We have several JCB products that do not currently bear an UDI mark, and want to be prepared. Thanks!
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    Class I Medical Device ProCode JCB Question 1

    We are the manufacturer of detergents used in the medical and dental industries that are Class I, 501k exempt Medical Devices. Class I GMP Exempt Procodes.xls lists ProCodes exempt from 21 CFR part 820 and JCB is listed. Does this exempt us from having data to back up expiration dates that are...
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    CER for Class I device

    Greetings, I work for a very small medical device startup that is currently preparing for placement of a CE mark on our Class I device. I'm new to the CE marking process and understand the basics, however, I'm currently struggling with writing the CER to the MEDDEV 2.7/1 Rev 4 guidance...
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    Technical File - Previous Device Generations

    Greetings - I'm writing my first technical file following the STED format for a Class I, non-sterile, non-measuring device. According to the guidance document for STED, the document should contain an overview of previous generation(s) of the device, if such exist. We do have a previous...
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    Label on Miniature Active Class I Medical Device

    Dear community, Our company is manufacturing a Class I active device which measures just 25mm (length) x 15mm (width) x 10mm (height). Some surfaces are furthermore impractical to print any information on. The re-usable device will be used by non-professional users and packaged individually...
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    Acquired Medical Devices - Company A buys the entire rights

    Hi All, If Company A buys the entire rights (design, trade name, technical file, manufacturing etc.) of a class I medical device from Company B, does Company A need to re-label any historical stock of the product they acquire during the purchase with their name and address before being able...
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