Health & safety
CTSI issues illegal cosmetics warning
Safety experts are warning about the health risks posed by illegal cosmetics
Derby TS stops Halloween scares
Five potentially dangerous Halloween costumes have been removed from sale
CTSI welcomes anti-smoking plans
CTSI has welcomed new proposals to combat underage sales of tobacco and vapes
The problem with skin lightening
As well as being dangerous, skin lightening cosmetics raise questions about society
Deadly heaters seized by Suffolk TS
A consignment of dangerous electric heaters has been seized at the Port of Felixstowe
Dorset man fined for unsafe fireworks
The organiser of a fireworks display failed to take appropriate safety measures
New Year wellness scams warning
Consumers are being warned of bogus dieting products and subscription traps
Product safety in New Year Honours
Jerry Burnie and Katrina Phillips are among those recognised in the New Year Honours List 2023
CTSI issues warning on festive fakes
Shoppers buying counterfeits this Christmas could be putting their families at risk
Unlicensed fireworks seized by TS
North Lanarkshire TS found thousands of pounds worth of fireworks dangerously stored
TS issues Halloween safety tips
North Yorkshire Trading Standards has issued advice for avoiding Halloween scares
Public warned of illegal fireworks
People looking to save money on cheap fireworks are being warned of the risks they pose
Shop fined for unsafe furniture
A retailer in Romford has been fined for selling chairs that did not meet fire safety rules
Suffolk TS seizes unsafe biking gear
Protective clothing that did not comply with safety standards was removed from sale
London bar broke lockdown rules
A London bar which repeatedly broke COVID lockdown rules has been fined almost £26,000
TS sounds alarm on underage vaping
A rise in the use of often iilicit vaping products among young people has sparked concern