consumer protection

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consumer protection

ntutela dei consumatori
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According to Klein, Think20Labs shares cannabisMD's goal to ensure consumer safety.
Ms Furniss highlighted reports of owners of "fixed" tumble dryers saying these have "caught fire, produced smoke or the smell of burning", adding: "Consumer safety must be our utmost priority, so will the minister demand a full investigation into these reports and go further by demanding a recall of these modified products too?" Business minister Kelly Tolhurst said: "The protection of consumers is of utmost importance.
Jay Inslee requires short-term rentals to remit all taxes, maintain liability insurance and includes critical consumer safety provisions, according to the Washington Hospitality Association.
ECHA and the European Commission are of the view that they can request animal tests for substances that are used primarily or exclusively in cosmetics if the tests are conducted for the purpose of assessing worker safety rather than consumer safety. Cruelty Free International believe that this is "policy creep", which is a breach of the testing bans in the Cosmetic Regulation as well as REACH, which says that these should take precedence.
The New Approach Directive safeguards that every Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) product on the market will enhance consumer safety. All available RPE must be updated to adhere to the changes to ensure employee health and safety is effectively protected against hazardous or compromised air.
The program aims to decrease the number of open recalls on the road and thereby improve consumer safety.
According to the official register, the Commission held 984 meetings with expert groups in 2018 on subjects ranging from tax to animal welfare and consumer safety. However, only nine of these meetings, that's less than 1%, were open to the public.
The board reviewed the key efforts made by the authority to recall vehicles in maintaining consumer safety. It also discussed the preparations to organise a seminar on vehicle recall this month.
"CRN's membership is committed to consumer safety and understands the gravity of going above and beyond what is required by law to ensure their products are high-quality, consistent, and supported by sound science," said Steve Mister, president and CEO, CRN.
Apparently, our call for the DTI to reconsider their standard compliance requirements for flat glass, after reports of cheaper but lower-quality imported flat glass being sold in the local market reached us, coupled with our concern for consumer safety because of fatal glass-related accidents happening all over the world, may have caused alarm to some interest groups, claiming that putting back flat glass in the mandatory standard list is restrictive and is aimed at controling the market by a local glass manufacturer.
The Abu Dhabi Quality and Conformity Council was established in 2009 to enable regulatory bodies in Abu Dhabi, to raise the quality of exports and products traded locally, and to promote a culture of quality, industrial development, competitiveness and consumer safety by enabling regulators to develop and implement product safety, legal standards and conformity programmes.

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