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IS THE CONSUMER REALLY A KING TODAY ? Organised by CONSUMER ASSOCIATION OF INDIA CHENNAI 16th & 17 th March, 2012. LAW AND CONSUMERS – IMPACT OF VARIOUS CONSUMER LAWS ON THE COSUMERS IN THE COUNTRY Dato Dr.Sothi Rachagan N.L.Rajah Shirish Deshpande S.Martin. FOOD.

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IS THE CONSUMER REALLY A KING TODAY ?

Organised by

CONSUMER ASSOCIATION OF INDIA

CHENNAI

16th & 17th March, 2012


LAW AND CONSUMERS – IMPACT OF VARIOUS CONSUMER LAWS ON THE COSUMERS IN THE COUNTRYDato Dr.Sothi RachaganN.L.RajahShirish DeshpandeS.Martin


FOOD COSUMERS IN THE COUNTRY

  • CONTAMINATED WITH CHEMICALS PESTICIDES AND FERTILIZERS.

  • ADULTERATED FOOD

  • JUNK FOOD

  • COLORING AGENTS

  • GENETICALLY MODIFIED FOOD


The prevention of food adulteration act the food safety and standards act
The prevention of Food Adulteration Act COSUMERS IN THE COUNTRYThe Food Safety and Standards Act


Medicines
MEDICINES COSUMERS IN THE COUNTRY

  • SELF MEDICATION

  • COMBINATION DRUGS

  • UNETHICAL MARKETING PRACTICES

  • ADULTERATED / SUB-STANDARD DRUGS

  • TONICS/COUGH SYRUPS

  • IRRATIONAL DRUGS

  • DRUG TRIALS


  • BABY FOOD COSUMERS IN THE COUNTRY

  • TONICS

  • HEALTH DRINKS


Cosmetics
COSMETICS COSUMERS IN THE COUNTRY

  • UNETHICAL MARKETING.

  • FALSE CLAIMS


Drugs and cosmetics act drugs and magic remedies objectionable advertisements act
DRUGS AND COSMETICS ACT COSUMERS IN THE COUNTRYDRUGS AND MAGIC REMEDIES (OBJECTIONABLE ADVERTISEMENTS) ACT


Dangerous toys
DANGEROUS TOYS COSUMERS IN THE COUNTRY

  • Toys made of toxic chemicals

  • Toys with sharp edges

  • Toys dangerous of causing injury

  • Toys having cords and strings,

  • Toys with strangulation hazard

  • Toys with choking hazard

  • Toys with small parts

  • Toys with loud noise

  • Toys with lead and cadmium based paints


Toy trade
TOY TRADE COSUMERS IN THE COUNTRY

  • Organised Sector

    1 Billion dollars.

  • Unorganised Sector

    1.5 Billion dollars.

  • Chinese toy alone account for Rs.240.63 crores.




Constitution of india
CONSTITUTION OF INDIA prohibit unsafe toy entering into the market.

  • Article 21 - Right to Life

    Includes right to heath and protection against any harm

  • Article 39 - The health and strength of the tender age of children are not abused.The childhood and youth are protected against exploitation

  • Article 47 - Duty of the state to raise the standard of living and to improve public health.


Mostly voluntary certification
MOSTLY VOLUNTARY CERTIFICATION prohibit unsafe toy entering into the market.

  • BUREAU OF INDIAN STANDARDS – ISI

  • HALLMARK

  • SILKMARK

  • AGMARK


The consumer protection act 1986
THE CONSUMER PROTECTION ACT prohibit unsafe toy entering into the market.1986

  • RETIRED PEOPLE’S REHABILITATION CENTRE

  • EXTENTION OF CIVIL COURT

  • NO CONSUMER PERSPECTIVE


What is the present status of consumers
What is the present Status of Consumers ? prohibit unsafe toy entering into the market.

  • Are they respected ?

  • Are Consumer laws enforced ?


Need united action
NEED UNITED ACTION prohibit unsafe toy entering into the market.


LET US MAKE THE CONSUMER A KING prohibit unsafe toy entering into the market.

Thank you



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