Unsafe and recalled products can pose a serious danger to you and your family. Use our guides to know if a product you own is unsafe or recalled.
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What are my rights if there's a safety warning or product recall?
A product recall is a request to return a product after finding a safety issue or defect that could endanger consumers.
What do I do if food I own or have eaten is recalled?
A food recall is a request to return a product after finding a safety, contamination or allergy issue that could endanger consumers.
Which? safety alert on plastic-backed refrigeration appliances
Which? is taking the precautionary approach of only recommending those appliances with metal backing - either metal or aluminium laminate - or flame-retardant plastic backs.
What do I do if I have a faulty product?
If something you've bought develops a fault, you could get your money back under the Consumer Rights Act. Our guide explains what your rights are.
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Whirlpool tumble dryer safety alert, what are my rights?
If your dryer is one of those affected by the fire safety alert, use our free tool to claim a repair, replacement or refund.
Consumer Protection Act 1987
The Consumer Protection Act 1987 gives you the right to claim compensation if a defective product causes death, damage or injury.
Consumer Rights Act 2015
The Consumer Rights Act gives you rights when you buy goods and services or digital products. Understand your rights with our informative guide.
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Useful advice with a focus on safety from Which? for users of tumble dryers: https://www.which.co.uk/news/2019/02/10-things-you-should-never-do-if-you-own-a-tumble-dryer/ Choosing a heat pump...
ALL tumble driers are a fire risk. When I did a project on house and car fires for Which? in the late 80s we asked various fire brigades about the most common cause of house fires and they all said...
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As an electrical and electronics engineer I am disgusted with the very poor quality of the equipment and appliances which are on the market. The biggest problem as I see it is that as everybody...