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CTSI can provide expert expert opinion on national trading standards policy and legislation. However, if you are looking for details of a specific case it is most likely a matter for the local authority trading standards team.


West Yorkshire Trading Standards: 'Stay safe and enjoy fireworks season'

Posted: 18/10/17

With bonfire night fast approaching and fireworks now on general sale, West Yorkshire Trading Standards Service are reminding traders of their legal responsibilities to ensure they are supplying safe fireworks and are adhering to the law by only selling them to persons of legal age.

West Yorkshire Trading Standards: "Keep safe from rogue traders"

Posted: 16/10/17

Following last weeks’ Safeguarding Week West Yorkshire Trading Standards wants to remind householders to stay extra vigilant about rogue traders arriving on their doorstep offering services and a recent increase in complaints.

Catering company fined after bride suffers allergic reaction on her wedding day

Posted: 13/10/17

A catering firm has been ordered to pay more than £3,000 after serving a bride with a nut allergy cake containing almonds on her wedding day.

Warning after dangerous counterfeit mobile phones seized in Staffordshire

Posted: 12/10/17

Counterfeit mobile phones with potentially dangerous chargers have been seized in Staffordshire by county council trading standards officers.

Victims of rogue car dealers to get over £11,000 compensation

Posted: 12/10/17

Victims of rogue car dealers, John Hussey and Adam Wallis of DX Motors Ltd, Bideford, will receive more than £11,000 in compensation.


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