Regulatory considerations for importing or selling face shields: Notice to industry

Regulatory considerations for importing or selling face shields: Notice to industry Most PPE, including face shields, are Class I medical devices if they are manufactured, sold or represented for use for reducing the risk of or preventing the user from infection. This includes COVID-19. Face shields may be authorized for sale or import into Canada through the following 3 regulatory pathways. 2020-11-04 Health Canada open-ouvert@tbs-sct.gc.ca Health and SafetyCOVID-19pandemicnotice to industryregulatory considerations for importing or selling face shieldsPPEClass I medical devicesreducing the risk of or preventing the user from infectionauthorized for sale or import Regulatory considerations for importing or selling face shields: Notice to industry HTML https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/drugs-health-products/covid19-industry/medical-devices/personal-protective-equipment/face-shields.html Regulatory considerations for importing or selling face shields: Notice to industry HTML https://www.canada.ca/fr/sante-canada/services/medicaments-produits-sante/covid19-industrie/instruments-medicaux/equipement-protection-individuelle/ectans-faciaux.html

Most PPE, including face shields, are Class I medical devices if they are manufactured, sold or represented for use for reducing the risk of or preventing the user from infection. This includes COVID-19. Face shields may be authorized for sale or import into Canada through the following 3 regulatory pathways.

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