We ensure that your hazardous areas are compliant and safe in accordance with ATEX and DSEAR

What are atex and dsear?

ATEX is the name given for the two European Directives for controlling explosive atmospheres. The two directives 99/92/EC (ATEX 137) is concerned with the minimum requirements for improving the health and safety protection of workers potentially at risk from explosive atmospheres and is implemented in the UK through the Dangerous Substances and Explosive Atmosphere Regulations (DSEAR).

Be compliant with ATEX and DSEAR

As your ATEX and DSEAR compliance partner, Bureau Veritas has the skills, systems and experience to ensure hazardous areas are compliant and safe. 

We support companies to achieve and maintain compliance with explosive atmospheres (ATEX) and Dangerous Substances and Explosive Atmosphere Regulations (DSEAR) 2002 for explosive atmospheres. 

Meeting ATEX and DSEAR regulations

Whether your work activities create or release flammable gases or vapours, such as vehicle paint spraying, or you handle fine organic dusts such as grain flour or wood, we work as an extension of your team to help meet the relevant legislation for your industry and reduce the risk of serious injury. 

We operate best practice standards, with clear, precise documentation and a consistent approach that can be offered across multiple sites. 

Bureau Veritas - Experts in ATEX & DSEAR risk assessment and certification

We can improve resource and financial management for maintenance activities and offer independent, third-party assurance that your ATEX & DSEAR requirements are met, whether at your site or your clients.  

In addition to ATEX and DSEAR services Bureau Veritas is a global leader in testing, inspection and certification (TIC) and has more than 190+ years of experience to support you with almost every need of yours.