An IFA test of grinding tools

Tests are conducted on the basis of the "Prüf- und Zertifizierungsordnung der Prüf- und Zertifizierungsstellen im DGUV Test" ["Rules of Procedure for Testing and Certification carried out by the Testing and Certification Bodies in DGUV Test", DGUV Grundsatz 300-004, formerly BGG/GUV-G 902 E], available as a brochure from the DGUV Publication Database.

The order forms for ordering a testing from IFA, as well as the standard contracts between customers and IFA, are available for download:

You can fill out the forms online by using the tabulator key to move from one data entry field to the next, and then print out the completed form when finished and save it on your computer.

Please send the order as a single copy along with the appropriate Annex and two copies of the appropriate contract forms - be sure to provide your signature where needed - to

Institut für Arbeitsschutz der DGUV (IFA)
Alte Heerstr. 111
53757 Sankt Augustin/Germany


Dr Detlef Mewes (Certification Officer)
Division 5: Accident prevention, Product safety
Phone: +49 2241 231-2682
Fax: +49 2241 231-2234

Olaf Mewes (Head of laboratory)
Division 5: Accident prevention, Product safety
Phone: +49 2241 231-2683
Fax: +49 2241 231-2234