Health & safety
London bar broke lockdown rules
A London bar which repeatedly broke COVID lockdown rules has been fined almost £26,000
TS sounds alarm on underage vaping
A rise in the use of often iilicit vaping products among young people has sparked concern
MPs sign button battery pledge
An event in Westminster has raised the profile of the dangers posed by button batteries
CTSI supports child safety campaign
CTSI is supporting a campaign to raise awareness of choking hazards among children
Disposable vape products seized
A project to examine single-use vaping products in Scotland has uncovered a range of concerns
Avian influenza measures in place
Measures have been brought in to curb the spread of bird flu across Great Britain
Illegal e-cigarettes discovered for sale
Officers in Oxfordshire seized e-cigarettes containing illegal levels of nicotine
Christmas toy safety campaign launches
Shoppers are being reminded of the dangers of buying counterfeit toys online
Firework safety campaign launches
An expected rise in home firework displays means people are being urged to stay safe
Unsafe candyfloss machine seller fined
A business sold candyfloss machines that failed to meet electrical safety requirements
In partnership against the pandemic
How the OPSS plays a central role in supporting local authorities and businesses
HSE warning over KN95 facemasks
KN95 facemasks do not necessarily comply with PPE standards
Petrol station fined for drinks bottle sale
A retailer has been fined for selling petrol poured into a plastic drinks bottle
Campaign warns of vape battery risks
A new campaign is warning of the dangers posed by e-cigarette batteries and chargers
The dark side of pearly whites
Northern Ireland TS is warning of the dangers of illegal tooth whitening products
Safeguarding the future
How CTSI and the OPSS work to protect children from dangerous products