Consumer policy

Consumer Product Safety

 

 OECD work on consumer product safety aims to improve co-operation amongst jurisdictions. The focus of its mandate is on improving information sharing and promoting greater co-operation among product safety market surveillance, enforcement, and regulatory authorities worldwide by: 

 

Identifying safety issues early

Sharing practices and policy law developments

Addressing safety concerns in a consistent way

Supporting global and regional fora

 

GlobalRecalls Portal

 world map

  

The OECD GlobalRecalls portal  

brings together infomation on product recalls

being issued arround the world

 

Awareness Campaigns

  awareness word

 

Furniture tip-overs (November 2017) 

Window covering cord safety (June 2016)

Laundry detergent capsules (March 2015)

Button battery safety (June 2014)

 

 Online Product Safety

keyboard safety

 

Online Product Safety Sweep Results 

Online Product Safety: Trends and Policies 

 

 Risk Assessment

Risk

 

Report on International Consumer Product Safety Risk Assessment Practices 

Product Risk Assessment Practices of Regulatory Agencies

Policy Developments

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Australia   Canada

Japan   Korea

New Zealand   United States

EU 

 

Other Projects

Injury

 

Global injury data  

Tracking and tracebaility

 

Key Reports 

2015

International Consumer Product Safety Risk Assessment Practices

2010 

Enhancing consumer product safety information sharing (also available in French)

 

 

2009

Summary Report of the October 2008 roundtable on consumer product safety (

also available in French)

2008

Compilation of responses to the OECD questionnaire on consumer product safety

Analytical report on consumer product safety (also available in French)

Roundtable on Consumer Product Safety

Links

Organization of American States (OAS)

Association of Shoutheast Asian Nations (ASEAN)

International Consumer Product Health and Safety Organization (ICPHSO)

 

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