The General Product Safety Directive and Market Surveillance - Workshop Report

25-10-2010

The debate at the workshop focused on the functioning of the market surveillance system and the adequacy of the General Product Safety Directive (GPSD). The need for aligning the GPSD and the New Legislative Framework (NLF) was discussed in detail and challenges such as market surveillance of goods sold online or cooperation between markets surveillance and customs authorities were also covered.

The debate at the workshop focused on the functioning of the market surveillance system and the adequacy of the General Product Safety Directive (GPSD). The need for aligning the GPSD and the New Legislative Framework (NLF) was discussed in detail and challenges such as market surveillance of goods sold online or cooperation between markets surveillance and customs authorities were also covered.