Analysis
Degrees of compliance
Trading Standards is ensuring that students are protected from misleading claims
Scams after-care: a problem shared
How a collaboration between Age UK and Trading Standards supports older victims of scams
Trading Standards on the home front
Could new legislation bring some security for renters in the private housing sector?
Under the skin of illicit practices
Legislation has been introduced to tackle underage cosmetic procedures which can ruin lives
Council funding on a cliff-edge
Cuts to already beleaguered Trading Standards services are a very real prospect
Time to talk about mental health
Farmers facing personal crises don’t have to go it alone, thanks to an innovative new scheme
Consumer Scotland: an eye to the future
Data is at the heart of Consumer Scotland’s mission to support consumers
Taking Trading Standards seriously
Four CTSI Lead Officers respond to a new report highlighting TS challenges
Voices of experience
To mark Black History Month, we spoke with three Trading Standards leaders about implementing positive change
The Windrush Generation Game
Examining the contribution of the African and Asian diaspora to Trading Standards
No safe haven for criminals
TS teams are encouraged to spread the word about the Tick Box self storage scheme
Electric vehicles: Current affairs
Examining opportunities for consumer detriment around electric vehicles
AI and the rise of synthetic scams
The speed of innovation in artificial intelligence has played into the hands of fraudsters
Border control: Point of impact
What is being done to support those fighting to stem the tide of illegal imports?
In conversation: Yvonne Fovargue
The APPG on Consumer Protection Chair discusses why Trading Standards matters
Prosecutions and pitfalls
Useful advice on how to prevent a case collapsing due to a technicality