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

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The OECD GlobalRecalls portal  

brings together infomation on thousands of product recalls

issued around the world

 

Awareness Campaigns

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Safety of products sold online (#SafeProductsOnline) 12-16 November 2018

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: Trends and shallenges
 (2016)

Online product safety sweep results (2016)

 

 

New Technologies

 


Consumer product safety in the Internet of Things
(2018)

Consumer policy and the smart home (2018)

Policy Developments

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Australia
   Canada

Japan   Korea

New Zealand   United States

EU  

Risk Assessment

Risk


International consumer product safety risk assessment practices
 (2016)

Product risk assessment practices of regulatory agencies (2016)

 

Earlier reports 

 

See also

 

Related Documents