The Importance of Best Practices

As Rick Kingston, President of Regulatory and Scientific Affairs at SafetyCall International, has said on numerous occasions, it is important for dietary supplement manufacturers to not only ‘meet the letter of the law’ in regards to manufacturing regulations, but to also define and follow best practices for compliance with these regulations. Dr. Kingston was quoted in “The Tan Sheet” article …

Best Practices in Regulatory Reporting: Are You Compliant with cGMPs?

As Dan Fabricant, Director of the FDA’s Dietary Supplements Program, states in recent communications with Industry, he views the level of non-compliance of dietary supplement manufactures with cGMP’s (current good manufacturing practices) as astonishing. Based on audits that have been completed by the FDA’s compliance division they have estimated that nearly 70% of dietary supplement manufacturers are currently not up …

Is your Company Compliant? Learn More at our “Best Practices” Webinar

“Best Practices” for post-market surveillance & regulatory reporting of dietary supplement and OTC drug adverse events. Although “Best Practice” AE Processes can be fairly straightforward, there are a variety of challenges a manufacturer must overcome when implementing an AE system. These can include designing a database, developing SOP’s for managing, documenting, analyzing and reporting indicated events, and overcoming internal political …

Dr. Rick Kingston to Present at CHPA’s Regulatory and Scientific Conference

Best Practices in Safety Surveillance The Landscape of Post-Market Surveillance for Consumer Health Care Products Thursday, May 10th, 2011 3:15 – 4:00 pm EST Dr. Rick Kingston, president of regulatory and scientific affairs at SafetyCall International, PLLC, will be presenting at the Consumer Healthcare Products Association’s Regulatory and Scientific Conference. His lecture will discuss how the regulatory and pharmacovigilance environment …

Welcome to the SafetyCall Blog!

Today SafetyCall enters the blogosphere with the launch of our blog site. Staying true to SafetyCall’s mission of communicating clear and trusted health, safety, and medical information 24/7, the content of our blogs will reflect just that, information and opinions from health care practitioners with a specialized yet broad area of knowledge. That knowledge relates to a clear understanding of …

Webinar: How the CCPSA WILL Affect Your Business

This webinar provided by SafetyCall International will explore the wide reaching impact of the recently initiated Canadian Consumer Product Safety Act (CCPSA) as it relates to manufacturer responsibility and consumer care. The goal is to help manufacturers adjust to the ever-changing regulatory environment and to prepare themselves internally for new reporting timelines and more stringent compliance measures. Presented by Rick …

Webinar: CCPSA to be Offered by SafetyCall

A webinar designed to help manufacturers understand and prepare for the ramifications of the new Canada Consumer Product Safety Act (CCPSA) will be presented at 12:00 p.m. CDT on September 14, 2011, by SafetyCall International, an industry leader in adverse event management and post-market surveillance services for industry. The webinar, “How the Canadian Consumer Product Safety Act WILL Affect Your …

Visit SafetyCall International at SupplySide West

SafetyCall International will be exhibiting at SupplySide West! Stop by booth 13064 in the exhibit hall and get to know some of the senior staff members at SafetyCall International, including Dr. Rick Kingston and Kathy Wahlers. SupplySide West 2011 The Venetian & The Sands Expo Las Vegas, NV October 12th to 13th

Rick Kingston is presenting at the SOCAP Annual Conference

Dr. Rick Kingston, president of regulatory and scientific affairs at SafetyCall International, PLLC, will be presenting a lecture on Adverse Event Management at the SOCAP Annual Conference. “Managing Adverse Events – Navigating a new field of landmines for an old issue.” Monday, October 17, 2011 2:00-3:15 PM Managing adverse events (AE) is becoming much more complicated with new government initiatives …