The government’s job is to protect individual rights as a referee, not to regulate their affairs as a dictator.

The government’s job is to protect rights as a referee (which means the enforcement of voluntarily made contracts), not to regulate people’s affairs as a dictator by violating their rights.

Thus, if a company sells a product as being of a given level for safety, and it is not; then the purchaser has a right to demand legal compensation. Otherwise governments position is laissez-faire: to leave market participants alone.