Mobile elevating work platforms

Banner MEWPs

The Product Group covers all types of mobile elevating work platforms:

  • Scissor lifts
  • Self-propelled booms lifts
  • Vehicle-mounted platforms
  • Trailer push-around
  • Vertical personnel platforms
  • Insulated aerial devices



The Product Group works on various projects:

– Development of European market statistics exchange
Study of accidents occurring with MEWPs
Regulatory issues, e.g. Machinery Directive, Outdoor Noise Directive, Exhaust emissions from non-road mobile machinery Directive


Guides for the identification of non-compliant MEWPs

The Product Group has issued guidelines to assess compliance of MEWPs with requirements covering engine exhaust emissions, diesel engine compliance, noise emissions and warning & marking.

Version 2012/2013
Dutch; German; French; Espanol; Italian

Version 2016

Other guidance

See the publications page



The Product Group consists of 7 national committees: France, Finland, Germany, Italy, Spain, Turkey and the UK.


Luisa Parisotto (Terex), President






Andrea Pasquini (AISEM), Secretariat
Tel: +39.02 45418.531
Email: pasquini[at]anima[dot]it