Consumer Product Safety

Press release 2009.03.31 [Prevention of accidents with products of aging deterioration]

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Prevention of accidents with products of aging deterioration
(For promoting consumers’ awareness)

National Institute of Technology and Evaluation
Product Safety Technology Center
March 31, 2009

The National Institute of Technology and Evaluation (NITE) held a press briefing on the prevention of accidents of aging deterioration.

1. Press release

Release date:
March 31, 2009
Title:
Prevention of accidents with products of aging deterioration
Publisher:
Product Safety Technology Center
Summary:
Since after founding reporting/publication system for serious accidents caused by consumer products (May 14th, 2007), there have been a number of reports submitted to the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry on serious accidents of which supposedly due to aging deterioration of the Long-term use consumer products safety inspection and indication system, NITE has decided to promote consumers’ awareness for ensuring safety use of these products.
Press briefing paper in Japanese

For more information;
National Institute of Technology and Evaluation (NITE)
Product Safety Technology Center, Product Safety Investigation Division

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