The arrival of Danièle Perugia on the head of the UFC Que Choisir Tarn will accompany a giant change of the affiliation on the nationwide degree. The shopper protection affiliation is adapting to IT practices, which are actually an increasing number of acquainted, together with for older generations. Thus, on-line memberships will likely be simpler and simpler for the secretariat. The predominant fields of intervention, specified by one of the affiliation’s three everlasting legal professionals, are: disputes with power suppliers, with tour operators, with telecommunications suppliers and service provider websites, in addition to banks. One of the nice classics is the pursuit of the restoration of a subscription that has nonetheless been terminated… We should underline the effectiveness of the affiliation which, allow us to keep in mind, solely intervenes for amicable appeals, with 90% success! But, past fixing issues, the affiliation additionally has an offensive place to defend shoppers upstream. Any viewer can furthermore notice this, with the presentation of UFC Que Choisir initiatives in applications reminiscent of Télématin for instance. Thus, the affiliation has imposed the presence of nutriscore on the packaging of many meals merchandise. Still on his initiative, new purposes have appeared to scan barcodes on beauty, family or meals merchandise. Danièle Perugia insists: “Our fight is always to develop our actions in favor of our consumer members, in particular to warn them against scams”. The three areas the place the affiliation intervenes are consumption, scams and the surroundings, which is turning into an more and more vital concern.
Contacts with the affiliation: Tarn web site: tarn.ufcquechoisir.fr
Francis Escande withdraws
Francis Escande, 78, has simply retired from the presidency of UFC Que Choisir Tarn, which he has chaired for about 25 years. He had made this departmental affiliation of about twenty members, the biggest on the nationwide degree within the inhabitants / quantity of members ratio, with 2,000 contributors. His experience was in demand, and he sat on quite a few boards of administrators. In his youth, Francis Escande had performed rugby, then was the primary French referee to steer a Rugby League World Cup closing. In a method, he had all the time made it some extent of honor to arbitrate conflicts between males.