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Stiffer safety and performance checks on the horizon for medical device manufacturers

Medical device manufacturers will be subject to stiffer safety and performance rules, under new proposals backed by EU ministers. 29 Jun 2015

'Connected cars' age presents opportunities for manufacturers to improve recalls process, says expert

Manufacturers of 'connected cars' will be able to use the connectivity of those vehicles to improve the way they handle recalls in the event that faults are identified, an expert has said. 18 May 2015

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  • Managing automotive recalls in China

    Automotive manufacturers selling vehicles in China are subject to strict rules governing product safety and must follow procedures set by a regulator when undertaking recalls. Manufacturers face financial losses, regulatory fines and significant reputational...

  • The Consumer Rights Act: consolidating UK consumer protection laws

    The Consumer Rights Act aims to rectify the traditional complexities of UK consumer law by consolidating eight pieces of separate legislation in this area into a single piece of legislation.

Those convicted of regulatory offences in England and Wales face additional criminal court fees from next week

Individuals and companies that plead guilty in or are found guilty by a Crown Court or Magistrates' Court will face additional fees of up to £1,200 from next week. 10 Apr 2015

Driverless cars investment signals UK's intention to 'lead the world in relation to new technologies', says expert

The £100 million pledged by the UK chancellor earlier this week for new research into driverless cars shows the government is seeking to "lead the world in relation to new technologies", an expert has said. 23 Mar 2015

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