• Consolidated Health and Safety Work - 2019 Update

    Last April 12, the update of the Consolidated Law on Occupational Health and Safety was published. In this version:
    the Interministerial Decree 22 January 2019 was inserted - Identification of the procedures for revising, integrating and affixing road signs for work activities that take place in the presence of vehicular traffic;
    the external connection to the tables of the tariffs adopted for the periodic verification of work equipment was updated (Annex VII)

  • New tariffs for accident insurance and occupational diseases - 27 Decree February 2019

    On the institutional website of the Ministry of Labor, in the legal advertising section, the interministerial decree 27 February 2019 was published, which contains the new tariffs for insurance against accidents and occupational diseases.
    The decree, in implementation of the finance law for the 2014 and the one for the 2019, updates the tariffs in consideration of the most recent accident trend and the new services insured by INAIL.

  • ANIMA and ICIM free seminar - Milan, 12 April, 10 hours

    ANIMA and ICIM, in collaboration with BellCERT (International Inspection and Certification Group), Chinese Certification Body, present a free seminar to illustrate legislation and requirements for the compliant and competitive circulation of MOCA products.

  • Incentives: new government website dedicated to businesses online

    On the initiative of the MiSE, a new Government website has been online since March, which brings together all the incentive measures available to the corporate world in a single container.
    The site can be reached at the following address: https://www.incentivi.gov.it

  • RoHS II Directive - Update of the exemptions Annexes III and IV

    Annex III of the 2011 / 65 / EU RoHS Directive defines the list of applications exempted from the restrictions on the use of hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment (EEE). Annex IV is, however, specific for medical devices and monitoring and control instruments.

    The verification of these exemptions and their temporal validity is essential for the correct application of the Directive; for this purpose the Commission periodically updates a summary table with the status of all the exemptions defined by the annexes.

  • Hexavalent Chrome - REACH authorization procedure - CTAC Consortium request approved

    During the REACH Committee meeting on 14 and 15 February days, the European Commission officially approved the requests of the CTACsub Committee for authorization to use hexavalent chromium for certain uses.

    The Consortium has requested authorization for six different uses of hexavalent chromium. The duration of the relative authorizations that have been granted varies according to these uses, according to the following scheme:

  • Award for Enterprise Security 2019

    Inail and Confindustria, in collaboration with Apqi (Associazione Premio Qualità Italia) and Accredia, launch the VI edition of the "Enterprise Safety Prize", aimed at developing and consolidating the culture of occupational safety and awareness of its centrality in industrial companies in the organization and management of production processes.


    ANIMA in collaboration with the international law firm Valla & Associates, presents a specialized in-depth workshop to inform companies that operate on the American market regarding the Product Civil Responsibility.

  • Testo Unico Health and Safety - February 2019 Update

    The updated version of the legislative decree 81 / 2008 has been published on the site of the National Labor Inspectorate. With this edition, the sanctioning amounts were updated and corrected, among others.
    The updated version is available by clicking here.

  • the right energy for gas conditioning

    The MiSE - Ministry of Economic Development - published the third series of FAQs "CLARIFICATIONS IN THE FIELD OF ENERGY EFFICIENCY IN BUILDING"Concerning the application of the Ministerial Decrees of the 26 2015 (implementation of the 90 / 2013 Act, which in turn incorporates the European directive 2010 / 31 / CE on energy performance in buildings).
    In particular the 3.19 FAQ goes to fill the gap in the formula in the 1 Annex of Legislative Decree 28 / 2011, which unfairly discriminated the technology of gas conditioning.

Companies and products

  • Members and product categories list

    In this section you will find the Repertoire of ANIMA member-companies , Complete and functional database of Italian companies in the mechanical sector.