STRICT(ER) SURVEILLANCE ON PRODUCTS – 23.03.2018

STRICT(ER) SURVEILLANCE ON PRODUCTS – 23.03.2018

Regulation on Making Amendments in the Regulation on Market Surveillance and Inspection of Products is published in Official Gazette and entered into force on 15.03.2018.

Authorized body shall be responsible for the announcement of information on the risks that the product contains in an efficient way, within ten days from the date of notification of precautionary decision by the producer.

If the authorized body does not deem the producer’s announcement or its method proper or finds it insufficient; it shall ensure that such information is disclosed to the people under risk, by placing an advertisement on two newspapers which are distributed countrywide and by advertising on two television channels which broadcast countrywide.

In case it is possible to inform people under risk via local newspapers or local television channels, this announcement shall be made via local media organs. In the event the people under risk can be identified, this announcement shall be made by informing those people directly.

In any case, the authorized body shall announce the precautions taken and the risks that the product contains in its official website.

 

2018-03-23T07:53:08+00:00