European Commission Plans to Change Consumer Product Safety Rules

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The European Commission plans to introduce new rules to improve the safety regime applicable to non-food consumer products distributed in the EU.

The Commission has put forward a new package of measures to provide more consistency across the EU in relation to consumer product identification and traceability, and better coordination of the way in which national authorities check consumer products and enforce product safety rules.

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Topics:  Consumer Product Safety Commission, Distributors, European Commission, Importers, Manufacturers, Proposed Regulation, Safety Precautions, Surveillance

Published In: General Business Updates, Communications & Media Updates, Consumer Protection Updates, International Trade Updates, Products Liability Updates

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