Tag: home repairs
Monmouthshire TS jails cowboy builder
A builder who took deposits and then failed to complete work has been sentenced
Staffs TS issues rogue trader alert
Residents are being urged to be on their guard following reports of doorstep crime
Croydon TS takes down fraud network
Fraudsters who preyed on elderly and vulnerable people have been sentenced
Home energy fraudsters jailed
A husband and wife who sold bogus energy efficiency products have been jailed
TSS issues energy scam warning
Scottish consumers are being warned against mis-sold energy efficiency products
Five years of HIES approval scheme
HEIS safeguards consumers who have renewable energy devices installed
CTSI warns on repair opportunists
CTSI has issued advice on utility work performed during the Covid-19 crisis
Prison sentence for window fraudster
A Warwickshire TS investigation has resulted in the conviction of a pair of fraudsters
Plumber signs consumer law pledge
A company director has signed a promise not to breach consumer protection laws
‘Green energy’ fraudster jailed
A "slick and ruthless fraudster of elderly people" has been jailed
Mobility company director guilty
The director of a company that targeted vulnerable people has been prosecuted
Four jailed after major investigation
Rogue roofing contractors targeted elderly and vulnerable London residents
Blind cord safety campaign launched
A new OPSS campaign is warning of the dangers loose blind cords pose to children
Walk-in bath fraudsters guilty
The bosses of a walk-in bath company have admitted to defrauding elderly customers
The great direct sales scandal
Are high-pressure direct sales tactics about to be exposed as the next PPI-style scandal?