Which survey

Nutrition & Food Science

ISSN: 0034-6659

Article publication date: 1 November 2011

Citation

(2011), "Which survey", Nutrition & Food Science, Vol. 41 No. 6. https://doi.org/10.1108/nfs.2011.01741faa.019

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Emerald Group Publishing Limited

Copyright © 2011, Emerald Group Publishing Limited


Which survey

Article Type: Food facts From: Nutrition & Food Science, Volume 41, Issue 6

A Which? Survey of 1,001 GB members of the general public in February 2011 showed that consumers feel that long-term care is the most important health issue that needs tackling in the UK. In 2009, Which? Produced a the following set of principles for a social care funding system:

  • be sustainable in the long-term in order to meet the needs of future as well as current generations;

  • be designed to meet the actual care needs of consumers;

  • be value for money;

  • ensure a genuine pooling/transfer of risk from the individual;

  • be easily understood by consumers;

  • give consumers choice and control over their long term care funding; and

  • promote responsibility industry; government and among individuals.