Defective or dangerous products

Wash your salad advice following two deaths from E-Coli infection

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Advice following deaths from e-coli

After the outbreak of E-Coli infections caused by eating salad leaves. Here is some advice on how you can protect yourself. More …

EE recall Power Bars following serious burns incident

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EE have today announced they are recalling a number of their Power Bars, for safety reasons. More …

Hotpoint dishwasher fire

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When a family's dishwasher caught fire and destroyed their house. The family brought a claim against Hotpoint for the smoke inhalation suffered as a result of the fire - here is an overview of the case. More …

Russell Hobbs – Product Recall

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There I was on a Thursday evening, relaxing with a cup of tea in hand, all set for BBC's "Watchdog". I didn't feel relaxed for long! It seems there is a range of Russell Hobbs steam irons which are catching fire without warning. More …

Overworked elves = Faulty toys

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It's that festive time of year again when Santa's elves work day and night to make all the toys for those good children out there and you would reasonably expect that when purchasing a brand new item off the shelf that it would have been safety checked and been deemed safe to sell to the public. More …

Everyone knows how to use a ladder, don't they?

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Ladders are used every day around the home and garden by all of us and it might seem odd to some people that there might be a successful claim when someone is injured using a ladder at work, but 'falls from height are one of the biggest causes of workplace fatalities and major injuries'. More …

Girl left with head twice its normal size after bad reaction to hair dye

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Chloe Robins, aged 14 from Swaythling in Southampton was rushed to hospital after her mother used a home dying kit to colour her hair for Halloween. She suffered a severe allergic reaction to the hair dye. More …