Participation of SASO's Ladies Section in Consumer Awareness Campaigns in Schools
The ladies section in the Saudi Standards, Metrology and Quality Organization (SASO), presented an awareness program in the intermediate school (68) and high school (64) for girls on Monday 25/3/1440 AH corresponding to 03/12/2018. It aims to introduce SASO, explain the benefits of the quality mark and the energy efficiency label and indicate that the new labels have become in the form of levels instead of stars. Also, it introduced the standards of conforming electrical power strips, switches, heaters and water heaters in addition to some instructions related to gas cylinders and household detergents and how to deal with them. The participation included a number of competitions and questions accompanied by motivational gifts to encourage students to listen and interact.
SASO's female employees also provided a brief explanation of "Verify" application and gave an explanation by a video. Further, SASO had a booth that included SASO's awareness brochures and prints on cookware, household refrigerators, household cleaners, electrical power strips, elevators and others, which affected the safety of the students.
SASO is always keen on participating effectively in different activities to raise awareness of standards, measurements and quality and to achieve its mission, which includes consumer protection and public health and safety maintenance.