Robert Grice awarded MBE
Trading standards stalwart Robert Grice has been recognised with an MBE
Safeguarding the future
How CTSI and the OPSS work to protect children from dangerous products
CPPD Module 17: Food Allergens
Lessons from a recent case in which a company breached the Food Safety Act
Choosing your garden office
Garden offices are becoming increasingly popular due to the many benefits they provide
Touchstone shows value of hallmarking
Touchstone Award winners uncovered thousands of cheated consumers
At Christmas, all that glitters is not gold…
Trading Standards in Scotland have discovered incorrectly hallmarked jewellery
Keeping an eye on Christmas safety
Tips to ensure your Christmas goes off with the right kind of a bang
Whirlpool recalls 500,000 machines
Whirlpool has issued a product recall for washing machines that pose a fire risk
Doing without… test purchasing
How test purchases help keep harmful products out of young people's reach
Interview: Dr Tim Day
Dr Tim Day discusses what can be learnt from his research into doorstep crime
No such thing as an ‘everyday’ tragedy
Why a fire which claimed 72 lives should never be described as an ‘everyday occurrence’
Seeing red over the ‘red tape challenge’
We should not accept any attempts to weaken hard-won consumer protections
Matt Allwright: Letting away with it
Unscrupulous landlords and agents have plagued the housing market for years
Christmas toy safety checklist
Trading standards teams are carrying out toy safety inspections as Christmas nears
10 years of Fake-Free Markets charter
The Real Deal ‘Fake-Free Markets’ charter celebrates its 10-year anniversary
Obituary: Mike Gutowski
Trading standards lost a kind and compassionate colleague on October 10, 2019