The reliability of measurements, measurement results and measurement methods are monitored whenever the price of a product or a service depends on the measurement result. The measuring instrument must comply with the requirements of the Measuring Instruments Act, when you use the measurement result
- to determine the price of a product or service or other financial benefit
- to check the quantity of content of a pre-packaged product
- as a basis for making decisions in activities by the authorities.
Choose a measuring instrument that conforms to requirements and is appropriate for the purpose to ensure reliable measurements.
Usually, in-service verification of measuring instruments must be performed regularly. The verification must be carried out by an approved inspection body.
An appropriate measuring instrument can be identified by its markings.