The objectives of the Hellenic Register of Shipping Type Approval system are:
• To certify that a product complies with the descriptive and performance provisions stated by its producer and the Society’s Rules where applicable and that it is suitable for its intended purpose.
• To provide a list of type approved equipment to aid the industry to evaluate and select products on the basis of fitness for purpose.
Upon receipt of HRS Type Approval certificate, the producer shall be entitled to use HRS Type Approval Marking, thus providing a verification of the products conformity to the producers standards as well as the National and International Standards.
HRS aims to ensure the product:
• is safe
• complies with the producers’ claims
• inspires the user for confidence.