On November 5, 2014, the 5th annual International Safety Seminar took place at the Residence Palace in Brussels, Belgium. The focus of the seminar was on the importance of third party independent testing for consumer products. The event included more than 100 participants from testing, inspection and certification sectors, EU institutions and consumer and industry associations. Terry Hunter, Manager Anti-Counterfeiting and Global Intellectual Property Enforcement, represented CSA Group on the panel, discussing the dangers of counterfeit products and measure that can be taken to combat counterfeiting.
(Image Richard van Buuren PROSAFE/NVWA, Terry Hunter CSA Group, Roger Brockway IFIA Director General, Annette Dragsdahl BUSINESS EUROPE/DI)
About CSA Group
CSA Group is an independent, not-for-profit member-based association dedicated to advancing safety, sustainability and social good. We are an internationally-accredited standards development and testing & certification organization. We also provide consumer product evaluation and education & training services. Our broad range of knowledge and expertise includes: industrial equipment, plumbing & construction, electro-medical & healthcare, appliances & gas, alternative energy, lighting and sustainability. The CSA mark appears on billions of products around the world.