Updates
West Yorks tackles illicit tobacco
The West Yorkshire Trading Standards Illegal Tobacco team has been awarded
New rail ombudsman launches
A new body has launched to deal with consumers' complaints about rail travel
Countdown to Christmas safety
JTS, CTSI and OPSS bring you the Christmas Safety Advent Calendar
CTSI Scotland hosts best practice event
Experts came together for CTSI Scotland’s Professional Development Event
Obituary: Peter James Cave
Trading standards lost a good-humoured and pioneering professional in November 2018
Product safety code now free to SMEs
The government-backed PAS 7100 code is now free to SMEs. Here's what it covers.
CA warns on online marketplaces
Citizens Advice is warning people to be aware of the dangers of online marketplaces
New safety training courses now on
The CTSI has teamed up with Safety & Standards to offer product safety training courses
Weighty decision: Kilo to be redefined
The decision has been taken to redefine the kilo - and all SI units - in terms of constants
CTSI OECD product safety checklists
CTSI, working with the OECD, has released a series of online product safety checklists
Surge in requests for consumer advice
More consumers than ever asked for help last year from the UK ECC
Warning over bogus insulation scheme
Residents in East Sussex are being urged to be on guard against bogus cold callers
Businesses briefed on modern slavery
Businesses in Devon are to be given training to recognise signs of modern-day slavery
Illegal skin whitening pair fined
LTS's campaign against illegal skin lightening products has seen further success
West Yorks targets rogue traders
A week of activity to deliver a message to rogue traders has been running in West Yorkshire
Call for law change on hygiene ratings
Half of businesses in England do not display their food hygiene ratings