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Top court rules against German certifier in French breast implant case

This blog has previously pointed out that assessment bodies evade liability for the false promises they certify.  They are “delivering assurance” yet avoiding legal liability for the screening inspections they undertake. No longer!  France’s highest court found TUV Rheinland guilty … Continue reading

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Regulatory inspection fails. Warning fails also.

Inspection is being sold as “confidence”.  The latest breast implant scandal, involving those made by the French firm Poly Implants Protheses (PIP), reveals that neither regulation nor warnings from medical experts stopped the use of substandard materials in time.  To be … Continue reading

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