UK Department for Business Innovation & Skills – Product liability and safety law

Food Standards Agency

Health and Safety Executive

Office of Fair Trading

British Institute of International and Comparative Law – Product liability Forum:


EU Product Safety regulations



Australian Competition and Consumer Commission

Product Safety Australia

Food Standards Australia and New Zealand (FSANZ)

Therapeutic Goods Administration

Electrical Regulatory Authority Council (ERAC)


Consumer Product Safety Commission (wide variety of consumer products, including toys, cribs, power tools, cigarette lighters, and household chemicals)

Food and Drug Administration (food, drugs, medical devices, cosmetics, tobacco products)

Environmental Protection Agency (wide variety of environmental laws and regulations)

U.S. Department of Agriculture (food safety and nutrition)

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (motor vehicles and motor vehicle equipment)

Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (Federal requirements re permitting, labelling, and marketing of alcohol and tobacco)

Occupational Safety and Health Administration (regulates working conditions for various industrial, commercial, and farm related occupations)

Federal Trade Commission (business practices that are deceptive or unfair to consumers)