News & SPEAC Activities

Here is the latest news on non-food consumer product safety in the EU and in China. To follow the upcoming activities of the SPEAC project, keep an eye on this section!

SPEAC Visits Partners in Shenzhen

On June 15th and 16th, SPEAC visited Shenzhen and engaged in productive meetings with several local partners, including the Shenzhen Institute of Standardization, General Administration

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SPEAC FINDER

The SPEAC Finder is a valuable web-based resource as it brings together official information on product safety legislation, standards, and guidelines in a user-friendly manner.

SPEAC ACADEMY

The SPEAC Academy is a web-based library of learning materials designed to help the business community supply safe products to the EU single market.
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EU Product Safety Rules

What problems exist?

Product safety problems mainly exist with toys, child and baby products, and electrical household items.

What does the information tell us?

Chemical poisoning, choking, electric shock and fire are the 5 most noted risks for consumers.

What type of safety issues?

Everyone who takes part in the supply of products has a role to play in ensuring that only safe products are supplied.

What makes a toy DANGEROUS?

There are certain rules that need to be followed when placing a product on the market.

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Safety Gate: Rapid Alert System for dangerous non-food products

The Safety Gate rapid alert system enables quick exchange of information between EU/EEA member states, the UK and the European Commission about dangerous non-food products posing a risk to health and safety of consumers. By checking this website, you can see what safety problems have been caused by others, helping you avoid making the same mistakes.

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how can Safety problems arise?

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