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Product Safety

We will provide advice to Poole businesses, and investigate consumer complaints to ensure that traders in Poole only supply safe consumer products.

Unsafe products

Product safety recalls

Where to seek further advice

Unsafe products

If you are a consumer who has been supplied with a product intended to be used by the general public and you believe it is unsafe then please email us or phone us on the number given below.

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Product safety recalls

A list of products that have been recalled for reasons of safety can be found at Trading Standards Central.

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Where to seek further advice

Guidance notes on product safety are available at the Trading Standards Central website.

Advice concerning child safety is available at the Child Accident Prevention Trust .

Borough of Poole is a member of SWERCOTS which is a partnership of 15 local authority trading standards services in South West England.

SWERCOTS has produced information for businesses and residents concerning safety.  This is available through the following links:

  • Buy Wise Be Safe - guidance for parents/guardians on car seats, cots, fireguards, high chairs, smoke alarms, childrens clothing, glass, poison, pushchairs, safety gates, safety marks and second hand goods.
  • Are you Sun Smart? - guidance on sun protection.

However for more in-depth advice traders and consumers can e-mail us or phone us on the number given below.

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Contact us

Email
environment@poole.gov.uk

Telephone
01202 261700

Text Relay
18001 01202 261700

Address
Environmental and Consumer Protection
Unit 1
Newfields Business Park
2 Stinsford Road
Poole
BH17 0NF