About CSHN

The CHSN is the inter-American interdisciplinary mechanism, specialized in promoting -at a national and hemispheric level- consumer health and safety policies and programs, and the impact they can have on consumers' health and wellbeing. Read more »

Management Committee

The 2022-2023 CSHN Management Committee is composed of:

  • Chair: Argentina
  • Vice-Chairs: Colombia and El Salvador
  • Official Delegate Members: Costa Rica and USA
  • Collaborating Members: Chile and Jamaica

Inter-American Rapid Alerts System (SIAR)

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The OAS Consumer Safety and Health Network holds its 9th Regular Plenary Meeting and International Workshop on Product Safety 2022


Upcoming Events

ICPHSO 2023 Annual Meeting and Training Symposium - Orlando, FL



The Inter-American Rapid Alerts System (SIAR for its Spanish acronym) is the first hemispheric integrated system for the generation, management and rapid and secure exchange of information on consumer safety alerts, based on agreed criteria on principles, general concepts and relevant terminology...


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