Press conference by John Dalli, Member of the EC, following the publication of the annual RAPEX Report 2011
John Dalli, Member of the EC in charge of Health and Consumer Policy, gave a press conference following the publication of the annual report of the Rapid Alert System for non-food dangerous products (RAPEX). The findings of the report will include the trends in the number of products notified thanks to the system, the top product categories, the most active member states notifying unsafe products, and the countries of origin.
Directly following the press conference, John Dalli visited the exhibition on product safety outside the press room. Commission experts as well as representatives of national authorities and industry associations were present to show products and testing equipment.