13 Sep 2010

Newsflash: New Mandatory Reporting & Recall Guidelines

The ACCC is looking for comment on two new draft guidelines.

The ACCC has released two draft guidelines for public comment:

  • A guide to the mandatory reporting law in relation to consumer goods, or product related services, associated with death or serious injury or illness; and
  • Consumer Product Safety Recall Guidelines: What a supplier is required to do when conducting a product safety recall..

Submissions on both draft guidelines are due by 20 September 2010.

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