Safety Recalls

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Poundland - Halloween Wigs - recall

 

Poundland is recalling the above Halloween Wigs which have been found to fall below our standards. The wigs affected have been on sale at Poundland stores, Poundland Online and Dealz stores since August 2016.

If you have purchased one of these products (listed above) or have any concerns regarding any other Poundland wig you have purchased previously to August 2016, please return it to your nearest store for a full refund. http://www.tradingstandards.uk/advice/advice-recall-item.cfm?id=317621

Checking Your Electrical Products

The product checker below contains the details of electrical products that have been recalled since 2007. However, if the item you have a concern about is not listed please contact the retailer or manufacturer to alert them to any potential problem.

http://www.esc.org.uk/public/guides-and-advice/product-recalls/

 

Hotpoint, Indesit, Creda, Swan, Proline Tumble Dryer - safety notice

This is an important safety announcement for all consumers who have purchased a Hotpoint, Indesit, Creda, Swan or Proline branded tumble dryer after April 2004.

http://www.tradingstandards.uk/advice/advice-recall-item.cfm?id=315777

 

Alba Tablets sold at Argos - safety notice

A safety issue has been identified with three Alba branded tablets. There is a possibility that the 3 pin mains adapter could detach when plugged into the mains and pose a risk of electrical shock.  http://www.tradingstandards.uk/advice/advice-recall-item.cfm?id=315776

Amazon Recall plug adaptor

Sold with certain Fire Tablets in the UK over Electric Shock risk

Bebehut Car Seat  

Sold on Amazon & Ebay by Veelar Ltd

 

ARGOS 

STOP using IMMEDIATELY Bamboo roll up Blind - risk of strangulation young children

 

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Marko 12 Steps Telescopic Ladder Recalled as it can break during use causing serious injuries

 

Debenhams Sleeping Beauty Electric Blanket Recall

Please be advised that we are aware of another electric blanket recall announced by Debenhams.

Product concerned being Sleeping Beauty single and double tie-on underblankets, models SB1001 and SB1002 respectively.

The following Electrical Safety Council (ESC) link gives full details

http://www.esc.org.uk/public/guides-and-advice/product-recalls/recall/recall/debenhams-sleeping-beauty-electric-blanket/

 

Ikea warns of 'laceration hazard' on children's beds

The furniture chain Ikea is recalling thousands of children's beds, because of a design fault. Please see link for details :http://www.ikea.com/ms/en_GB/about_ikea/newsroom/product_recalls/index.html

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