2003 News Archives


09/12/2003 - Data system for clothing fires involving children

The U.S. CPSC recently announced the launching of the National Burn Center Reporting System

09/12/2003 - CPSC Votes To Propose Mandatory Standard for Baby Bath Seats

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) recently voted unanimously to propose a federal mandatory standard for baby bath seats to help prevent drownings.

09/12/2003 - Legislation for Child-resistant packaging for pharmaceuticals Needed (added Dec. 2003)

The draft European standard prEN 14375 almost failed the formal vote.

27/07/2003 - Future for our Children

High-level officials from 42 Member States and 13 organisations, including the European Commission, launched a uniquely participative process in environment and health.

23/05/2003 - Press Release, May 23, 2003:European Countries combine efforts to reduce 2nd leading cause of injury deaths to children ECOSA launches European Campaign for Child Drowning Prevention

ECOSA's European Child Safety Alliance, represented by 20 countries now launches a European-wide water safety and drowning prevention campaign, in partnership with Johnson and Johnson Europe.

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