DIN Standards provide consumers with a sense of security in all walks of life, be it in the children's room, on the road, or during their free time. Standards address issues of safety, health, environmental sustainability, fitness for use and reliability.
DIN is the meeting place where all stakeholders in standardization develop standards in consensus. In 10% of all standards projects the "stakeholders" include consumers.
Consumer Council of DIN (VR)
The Consumer Council of DIN ensures that consumer interests are taken into consideration in the development of consumer-relevant standards.
Standards in Everyday Life
Standards play a role in our lives 24 hours a day. However, most consumers are unaware of how standards affect their everyday life.
Some Standards That Affect Our Daily Life
Around 3,000 DIN Standards deal with products or services which consumers encounter in their daily lives.