Annually, on March 15, under the auspices of the UN "The world day of the rights of the consumer" is celebrated. On the occasion of this holiday inNikolaevregional administrations are summed up the results of work on protection of the rights of consumers for 2008.
For the purpose of providing the population with qualitative and safe goods for the past year specialists of the Nikolaev regional management for protection of the rights of consumers checked 1190 subjects of economic activity. By results of checks in 92% of cases in activity of subjects of economic activity it was revealed more than 1,9 thousand violations of the rights of consumers, are rejected low-quality production for total amount of 1072,7 thousand UAH. About it reports a press - service Nikolaev YEAH.
Main types of violations is a lack of available and reliable information for the consumers, the necessary documentation confirming quality of goods and services and those similar violations.
For the purpose of increase of efficiency of protection of the rights of consumers from low-quality and dangerous goods in area the systematized laboratory control of the main groups of goods is exercised. In 2008 specialists of management selected for laboratory researches 734 product samples that on 284 more than in 2007, 226 of them (in 2007 - 130 samples), or 30,5% didn't conform to requirements of normative documents.
The main groups of the goods which are subject to laboratory control in 2008, were bread, bakery and pasta, grain, a flour, liqueur - vodka production).
Last year with complaints in management 910 consumers addressed, in 74% of cases their requirements were met - about 357,3 thousand UAH for the acquired low-quality goods and provided in incomplete volume or low-quality services were returned.