The Russian Federal Service for Surveillance on Consumer Rights Protection and Human Wellbeing (Rospotrebnadzor) has developed special criteria for assessing risks of legal entities’ and individual entrepreneurs’ activities. According to the Federal Service, losses from these risks may be material (buildings, constructions, basic stores, materials) and special (damage to health of people, environment, etc.).
Organization’s risk rating determines the periodicity of its scheduled inspections by Rospotrebnadzor which are known for being quite tough.
The following periodicity has been set:
Depending on the potential risk of the infliction of harm in property terms your business may be labeled as:
You may request full information about the risk category assigned to your legal entity from Rospotrebnadzor.
It is also possible to change the assigned risk category. In order to decrease the risk category we recommend using such methods as insurance or diversification of types of activities, etc.