The Emirates Authority for Standardization & Metrology (ESMA), through the Ministry of Industry and Advanced Technology (MOIAT), has updated the implementation rules regarding the transition from the 2nd edition IEC 62368-1:2014 to the 3rd edition IEC 62368-1:2018. Certificates of Conformity issued under the 2nd edition IEC 62368-1:2014 will continue to be accepted until December 20, 2021. Official implementation guidelines regarding the extension of the 2nd edition IEC 62368-1:2014 validity date have not yet been issued.