ASI / Austria

Contact person

Mr. Franz Fiala
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Consumer representation on policy and governance committees:

Committee Representative(s)
ON Consumer Council Dr. Franz Fiala

 

Consumer representation on international and regional technical committees of priority interest for consumers:

Child-related products (child restraints, child resistant packaging, children's furniture)
ISO/TC 122, Packaging Franz Fiala, ASI Consumer Council
Accessibility issues (elderly and persons with disabilities)
ISO/TC 59/SC 16, Accessibility and usability of the built environment Monika Klenovec, ASI Consumer Council
Environmental issues (EMS, energy efficiency, alternative energy sources, climate change)
ISO/TC 207, Environmental management Franz Fiala, ASI Consumer Council
Social responsibility
ISO Working Group on Social Responsibility Franz Fiala, ASI Consumer Council

 

Tools to support consumer participation in policy and technical work:

The funding for the Consumer Council and consumer representation is ensured by the Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Consumer Protection.

 

Information on consumer-oriented standards, legislation and related issues:

  • Web sites
    http://www.verbraucherrat.at (link)