a prime social responsibility of business is to safeguard consumers:

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We have a responsibility to our customers and to our industry to protect them from unsafe practices, fraud, and criminal activity. This is a responsibility we’ve taken on for more than 50 years.

We have a responsibility to our customers and to our industry to protect them from unsafe practices, fraud, and criminal activity. This is a responsibility we’ve taken on for more than 50 years.The problem arises when these practices aren’t regulated and consumers are left to fend for themselves. In this case, they are left to die in the streets from unsafe products or take a life because of reckless companies. It’s a problem that business has a responsibility to fix.

We have a responsibility to our customers and to our industry to protect them from unsafe practices, fraud, and criminal activity. This is a responsibility we’ve taken on for more than 50 years.The problem arises when these practices aren’t regulated and consumers are left to fend for themselves. In this case, they are left to die in the streets from unsafe products or take a life because of reckless companies. It’s a problem that business has a responsibility to fix.What do we mean by “unregulated” practices? We mean practices that are still illegal in the United States, that are not regulated by the FDA. A few years ago, we began a campaign to change the rules and put in place comprehensive regulations that will protect consumers from unsafe practices. The campaign resulted in the passage of the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act of 2008, also known as the Safe Consumer Act.

We have a responsibility to our customers and to our industry to protect them from unsafe practices, fraud, and criminal activity. This is a responsibility we’ve taken on for more than 50 years.The problem arises when these practices aren’t regulated and consumers are left to fend for themselves. In this case, they are left to die in the streets from unsafe products or take a life because of reckless companies. It’s a problem that business has a responsibility to fix.What do we mean by “unregulated” practices? We mean practices that are still illegal in the United States, that are not regulated by the FDA. A few years ago, we began a campaign to change the rules and put in place comprehensive regulations that will protect consumers from unsafe practices. The campaign resulted in the passage of the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act of 2008, also known as the Safe Consumer Act.This is a good thing. Our campaign successfully changed the law and put businesses out of business for good. The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has said that there are two types of businesses that are unsafe. There are the ones that don’t adequately regulate themselves, and the ones that do have an inadequate or non-existent regulatory structure in place.

We have a responsibility to our customers and to our industry to protect them from unsafe practices, fraud, and criminal activity. This is a responsibility we’ve taken on for more than 50 years.The problem arises when these practices aren’t regulated and consumers are left to fend for themselves. In this case, they are left to die in the streets from unsafe products or take a life because of reckless companies. It’s a problem that business has a responsibility to fix.What do we mean by “unregulated” practices? We mean practices that are still illegal in the United States, that are not regulated by the FDA. A few years ago, we began a campaign to change the rules and put in place comprehensive regulations that will protect consumers from unsafe practices. The campaign resulted in the passage of the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act of 2008, also known as the Safe Consumer Act.This is a good thing. Our campaign successfully changed the law and put businesses out of business for good. The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has said that there are two types of businesses that are unsafe. There are the ones that don’t adequately regulate themselves, and the ones that do have an inadequate or non-existent regulatory structure in place.The FTC has also said that businesses that take the best and most consumer-friendly approaches to consumer safety have the best chance of staying safe from the FTC. The law is good for business too, because it forces business to follow these simple but important rules. It also makes it a little easier to sue businesses that don’t follow them.

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