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What is the origin of consumer rights day? What are the rights and interests of consumers

The development of 315 consumer rights day is very important to us consumers. How much do you know about the origin of consumer rights day, what rights and interests consumers have? Here is a brief introduction of international consumer rights day. Let's have a quick look.

The origin of consumer rights day

In 1960, consumers in the United States, the United Kingdom, Australia, Belgium and the Netherlands initiated the establishment of an independent, non-profit and non political world consumer alliance. Its headquarters are located in the Hague, and now it has moved to London. At present, it has more than 300 consumer organizations from nearly 100 countries and regions.

"3.15" is the international day for protecting consumers & rights. March 15, 1983, the International Union for the protection of consumers' right to freedom of choice and environmental protection, etc.

The China Consumer Association was established in December 1984 with the approval of the State Council. It is an all-round social organization that conducts social supervision over goods and services and protects the legitimate rights and interests of consumers. Its purpose is to supervise the goods and services, protect the legitimate rights and interests of consumers, guide consumers to consume reasonably and scientifically, and promote the healthy development of the socialist market economy.

315 consumer rights day

In September 1987, the China Consumer Association was accepted as a full member by the International Consumer Federation. Starting from this year, on March 15 of each year, the China Consumer Association and local associations at all levels should also jointly organize large-scale publicity activities with relevant departments, introduce consumer knowledge and relevant legal knowledge in various ways, publicize consumers' rights, awaken and improve consumers' awareness of self-protection, and enhance consumers' awareness of self-protection; Promote the whole society to care about and support the protection of consumers' legitimate rights and interests. The law on the protection of consumers' rights and interests is the general term of the legal norms that regulate the social relations in the process of protecting citizens' consumption rights and interests. Generally speaking, the law of the people's Republic of China on the protection of consumers' rights and interests refers to the law of the people's Republic of China on the protection of consumers' rights and interests promulgated on October 31, 1993 and implemented on January 1, 1994. The promulgation and implementation of the law is the first time in China to fully recognize the rights of consumers in the form of legislation. This is of great significance to protect the rights and interests of consumers, regulate the behavior of operators, maintain social and economic order, and promote the healthy development of socialist market economy.

The law on the protection of consumers' rights and interests is the general term of the legal norms that regulate the social relations in the process of protecting citizens' consumption rights and interests. Generally speaking, the law of the people's Republic of China on the protection of consumers' rights and interests refers to the law of the people's Republic of China on the protection of consumers' rights and interests promulgated on October 31, 1993 and implemented on January 1, 1994. The promulgation and implementation of the law is the first time in China to fully recognize the rights of consumers in the form of legislation. This is of great significance to protect the rights and interests of consumers, regulate the behavior of operators, maintain social and economic order, and promote the healthy development of socialist market economy.

Consumer rights day

Consumers are an important part of the market economy. Only when the rights and interests of consumers are protected can the market economy go on better. It is not advisable for many bad businesses to cheat consumers to earn profits, which is also the focus of consumer rights day.

What are the rights and interests of consumers

The rights and interests of consumers are the rights and interests of consumers. The interests of consumers are composed of many factors, including material economic interests, spiritual and cultural interests, safety and health interests, timeliness interests, environmental interests and so on. The legitimate rights and interests of consumers refer to the rights enjoyed by consumers, recognized and protected by laws and regulations.

Content:

1. Right to safety: consumers enjoy the right to personal and property safety when purchasing and using goods and receiving services.

2. The right to know: consumers have the right to know the real situation of goods.

3. Right of choice: consumers have the right to choose goods or services freely.

4. Fair Trading Right: when purchasing goods or receiving services, consumers have the right to obtain fair trading conditions such as quality assurance, reasonable price and correct measurement, and have the right to refuse the compulsory trading behavior of operators.

5. Right of claim: consumers have the right to obtain compensation according to law when they suffer personal or property damage due to the purchase or use of goods or services.

6. Right of association: consumers have the right to establish social organizations to safeguard their legitimate rights and interests in accordance with the law.

7. Access to knowledge: consumers have the right to acquire knowledge about consumption and consumer protection.

8. The right to be respected: consumers enjoy the right to respect their personal dignity and national customs when they purchase and use goods and receive services.

9. Supervision right: consumers have the right to supervise the goods and services and the protection of consumers' rights and interests. They have the right to report and accuse violations of consumers' rights and interests, and have the right to criticize and make suggestions on consumer protection.