Updates
Fake PPE training scheme launches
CTSI and the OPSS are running a series of webinars on how to spot fake PPE equipment
London complies with lockdown
The majority of businesses in the capital are complying with the Covid-19 lockdown
Council tax Covid-19 scam targets public
A new fraud has emerged in which scammers pose as Government representatives
Menthol cigarette ban lands this week
From May 20 the sale of menthol flavoured tobacco products will be prohibited
New Covid-19 food business guide
CTSI has published Covid-19 themed guidance specifically for the food industry
Travel industry guide launched
A new government advice booklet for the travel industry has been launched by CTSI
Care home complaints guide
A new complaints guidebook for the UK care homes industry has launched.
UK ECC celebrates Europe Day
The UK European Consumer Centre celebrated Europe Day on Saturday
Fake pet ad scam warning
A swathe of adverts for pets has emerged on social media, many of them fraudulent
CMA sets up Covid-19 taskforce
The CMA is assessing the main consumer protection issues emerging from the crisis
CCAS goes from strength to strength
The Consumer Codes Approval Scheme has seen a surge in membership this year
Covid-19 mask scam call emerges
A scam has emerged which aims to trick members of the public into buying face masks
Whirlpool announces recalls
The appliance manufacturer has initiated a recall of a further 21 washing machine models
Obituary: Reginald John Smith FCTSI
Trading standards lost a kind, considerate colleague and friend on March 21, 2020
Lynn Faulds Wood dies at 72
The consumer rights stalwart passed away on Friday after suffering a stroke
Surge in UK ECC travel enquiries
The UK European Consumer Centre has seen a record number of enquiries