Tag: Product Safety
Online counterfeit sellers sentenced
A duo who sold dangerous electrical goods have been given suspended jail sentences
Govt announces UKCA U-turn
British businesses can now use the CE mark as well as the UKCA mark indefinitely
Border control: Point of impact
What is being done to support those fighting to stem the tide of illegal imports?
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
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
CitA launches online safety tips
Citizens Advice has released tips for online bargain hunters in the run-up to Christmas
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
Speaking out for consumers
How TSOs can gain a seat at the table when new standards are being developed
Warning issued over chainsaw discs
A dangerous angle-grinder accessory could cause injury or death, the OPSS has said
CTSI responds to product safety report
CTSI has welcomed the publication of a report into product safety by the NAO
Company fined over unsafe toys
A business in Essex was found guilty of importing and supplying unsafe toys
Christmas toy safety campaign launches
Shoppers are being reminded of the dangers of buying counterfeit toys online
Surge in fakes sold on social media
The ACG warns of a rise in fake goods sold online in the run-up to Black Friday