Tag: Coronavirus
Doing without… enforcers
How enforcement professionals showed their true colours during the lockdown
Home truths about public protection
Coronavirus has shown how much we depend upon those whose job it is to keep us safe
When uncertain meets unprecedented
How will COVID-19 affect the Government’s intention of seeing through the EU Exit?
Sometimes invisible, always inspirational
How trading standards officers have risen to the many challenges of COVID-19
Trials in the age of COVID-19
A first-hand account of the first trial to take place in the UK during lockdown
COVID-19 business grants scam
Fraudsters are posing as the Government in order to get businesses' bank details
COVID-19 home testing scam alert
A scam has emerged in which criminals pose as health officials to access homes
CTSI condemns price gouging
Consumer protection bodies have called for a stop to COVID-19-related price gouging
HSE warning over KN95 facemasks
KN95 facemasks do not necessarily comply with PPE standards
One in three targeted by lockdown scams
Over a third of UK adults have been the target of a scam since lockdown began
LTS warns on ‘refund vouchers’
With cancellations surging due to COVID-19 crisis LTS calls for consumers' rights to be upheld
Sub-standard face masks seized
Officers at Heathrow have intercepted counterfeit face masks and hand sanitizers
COVID-19 guides for business launched
CTSI has published guides for businesses on dealing with the COVID-19 lockdown
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