April 22, 2009
European consumers expect safe products. European manufacturers expect fair competition. But the lack of a pan-European framework for market surveillance and enforcement activities means the expectations of both communities are unfulfilled.
Hence, today we have (in conjunction with ANEC – the European consumer voice in standardisation) today issued a common position paper calling on Member States and the European Institutions to provide the infrastructure and resources necessary to ensure that market surveillance and enforcement activities do ensure the principles of trade within the Single Market are strengthened to the benefit of consumers and manufacturers alike.
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