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Auditor: EU agencies may pose threat to safety
EU Observer ^ | 12.10.12 @ 09:22 (October 12) | Valentina Pop

Posted on 10/12/2012 10:37:24 PM PDT by Olog-hai

Conflicts of interest in four EU agencies authorizing food, medicines, chemicals and aviation security standards might be putting people's safety at risk, an audit has shown.

"None of the four agencies under review manage conflicts of interest adequately," Igors Ludborzs, a member of the European Court of Auditors, told a press conference in Brussels on Thursday (11 October).

He said the court had selected these four agencies because of repeated media reports and inquiries by the European Parliament about alleged conflicts of interest.

The Cologne-based European Aviation Safety Agency scored the worst, while the other three fared a little better, as they have at least some policies "on paper" on dealing with conflicts of interest. …

(Excerpt) Read more at euobserver.com ...


TOPICS: Business/Economy; Crime/Corruption; Foreign Affairs; Government
KEYWORDS: bureaucracy; europeanunion; eussr; totalitarianism
Their nonsense has affected the USA as well.
1 posted on 10/12/2012 10:37:29 PM PDT by Olog-hai
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To: Olog-hai

Nobel Committee Gives Peace Prize to European Union


2 posted on 10/12/2012 10:41:43 PM PDT by Brandonmark (2012: Our Hope IS Change!)
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To: Brandonmark

Yep, give ‘em a Peace Prize. Couldn’t hurt.


3 posted on 10/12/2012 10:47:52 PM PDT by Paladin2
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