These procedure guidelines apply for the following services provided by VdS Schadenverhütung (hereafter referred to as VdS).
Note: VdS Schadenverhütung is a company belonging to Gesamtverband der Deutschen Versicherungswirtschaft e. V. (GDV).
The services are offered and provided in the framework of the general approval of VdS as testing, inspection and certification body according to the State Building Code, index no. NRW 21.
For the client, the procedure is based on the respective State Building Code of where the manufacturing site is located. If the manufacturing site is located abroad, the State Building Code of North Rhine-Westphalia will apply.