What are the responsibilities of a US Agent?
US Agents have a number of responsibilities. These include:
- Acting as an intermediary for communications between the FDA and foreign companies.
- Provides assistance to answer any questions concerning the foreign establishment’s devices that are imported or offered for import into the United States
- Assists the FDA to schedule inspections of the foreign establishments
- Acts as a representative for the foreign company, and can receive documents and information from the FDA on their behalf.