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
Rise in scams and modern slavery
The latest NTS Consumer Harm Report shows an increase in doorstep crime
CTSI warns on Black Friday sales
UK consumers are being urged to do their research and not get sucked in by the hype
Interview: Graham Russell
We spoke to Graham Russell, CEO of the Office for Product Safety and Standards (OPSS)
Eight safety rules for working in an office
It’s important to make sure that all employees are protected by health and safety rules
TS services stop 20m illegal products
Local trading standards have removed 20 million dangerous goods from sale in 2018/19
Ensure your home workplace is suitable
Working from home is becoming increasingly more popular
Whirlpool report highlights TS cuts
A new report has raised concerns over funding shortages for trading standards
4 business trends to continue in 2020
Businesses are having to keep up with new technologies and consumer interests
CTSI calls for seasonal safety
CTSI is warning of the dangers posed by unsafe Halloween and Bonfire Night products
Don’t get a nasty scare this Halloween
A new campaign highlights the dangers surrounding children's Halloween costumes
UK ECC prepares for half term
As Brexit and the half term holidays near, the UK ECC is positioned to provide support
Underage nicotine product sales rise
40% of retailers failed test purchase inspections - compared to 28% last year
A more productive workspace
Making sure that your team enjoy their environment is key to productivity