IHLMA Updates

Enquiry about the classification by US customs officials of hearing loop equipment as ‘medical devices’, requiring FDA approval

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Our response was that the equipment had been incorrectly described by the shippers and that exports to the USA should be careful about the wording used and to avoid the SIV designation ‘assistive medical devices’. One suggestion from a member experienced with US importing is to use the description ‘communications equipment’. We also now have […]