consumer advisory

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14:57 Feb 3, 2011
English to Dutch translations [PRO]
Social Sciences - Journalism
Additional field(s): Media / Multimedia
English term or phrase: consumer advisory
Definition from TheFreeDictionary :
1. a statement issued to give advice, recommendations, or a warning to consumers

Example sentence(s):
  • The consumer advisory is meant to inform consumers, especially highly susceptible populations (elderly, children, pregnant women, immunocompromised individuals) about the increased risk of foodborne illness from eating raw or undercooked animal foods. The City of Houston (online PDF file)
  • Consumer health and safety are of the utmost importance to GlaxoSmithKline. Because of this we are issuing a consumer advisory.
  • The Federal Communications Commission issued a consumer advisory today in light of the retransmission stand-off between News Corp. and Cablevision. TVB Television Broadcast
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5 -2consumentenvoorlichting
Johan Mulder

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Definition from ENCYCLO online encyclopedie:
Het bieden van informatie over diensten en producten van organisaties en over rechten en plichten als gebruiker, waardoor deze op grond hiervan een bewuste keuze kan maken

Example sentence(s):
  • De overheid wil via consumentenvoorlichting mensen helpen om bewuste keuzes te kunnen maken als het gaat om voedsel en alles wat daarbij komt kijken - denonconformist  
  • Tijdens het overleg met de NOS en de consumentenorganisaties heb ik mij steeds op het standpunt gesteld, dat in het bestuur van het te creëren coördinatiepunt ten behoeve van consumentenvoorlichting op tv aan de twee algemene consumentenorganisaties een centrale rol dient te worden toegekend. - Tweede Kamer der Staten-Generaal  
  • U wilt komen tot een soort consumentenvoorlichting over de kwaliteit van instellingen en van artsen. - medisch contact artsennet  
Johan Mulder
Local time: 19:14
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch

Votes in favor of/against selecting this as the best translation of the term asked
No  Maleen Hof: Hoewel er wel consumentenvoorlichting wordt gegeven, gaat het gezien de context hier om het woord 'consumentenadvies'.
5 days

No  OneMind: De term zou inderdaad 'consumentenadvies' moeten zijn
61 days
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