Online workshop about Consumer Law for SMEs
23 September 2020
On October 5, 2020, from 10:30am to 12pm, EUROCHAMBRES, in collaboration with BEUC and SMEunited...
The European Commission has launched a consultation on the revision of the General Product Safety Directive (2001/95/EC). http//eur-lex.europa.eu/LexUriServ/LexUriServ.do?uri=CELEX:32001L0095:en:NOT
The aim of the consultation is to improve the current system in order to deliver more rapidly, efficiently and consistently throughout the EU and which is in the same time flexible enough to adapt to the challenges of globalisation. The consultation focuses on different issues:
on the standardisation procedures under the General Product Safety Directive (GPSD)
on the harmonisation of diverging safety evaluations of consumer products.
on market surveillance framework in the product safety area
on the market surveillance coordination and cooperation, on the functioning of the Rapid Alert System for non-food products (RAPEX) and on the market surveillance of the safety of products sold on the Internet
on the alignment with the Free Movement of Products Package
The Malta Chamber of SMEs represents over 7,000 members from over 90 different sectors which in their majority are either small or medium sized companies, and such issues like the one we're experiencing right now, it's important to be united. Malta Chamber of SMEs offers a number of different services tailored to its members' individual requirements' and necessities. These range from general services offered to all members to more individual & bespoke services catered for specific requirements.
A membership with Malta Chamber of SMEs will guarantee that you are constantly updated and informed with different opportunities which will directly benefit your business and help you grow. It also entails you to a number of services which in their majority are free of charge and offered exclusively to its members (in their majority all free of charge).