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How to avoid overloading your plug sockets at home

How to avoid overloading your plug sockets at home

Overloading your power socket with devices can cause a fire. We speak to a fire safety manager to find out how to avoid unnecessary electrical accidents.

Philips Avent digital video baby monitors recalled over fire risk

Philips Avent digital video baby monitors recalled over fire risk

Philips has issued a voluntary recall of its Avent digital video baby monitors (SCD620) produced between January 2016 and March 2018. The battery in the parent unit can overheat while plugged into the electrical connection, which poses a potential fire hazard. Find out what to do if yours is affected.

Argos issues Bush double oven safety warning

Argos issues Bush double oven safety warning

Argos has issued a safety warning for one of its double ovens after finding that its unclear installation instructions may increase chances of overheating.

Apple recalls 15-inch Macbook Pros over fire safety risk

Apple recalls 15-inch Macbook Pros over fire safety risk

The tech giant issues a recall due to a battery-related fire risk. Find out what to do if yours is affected

Unsafe smoke alarm revealed by new Which? tests

Unsafe smoke alarm revealed by new Which? tests

New Which? smoke alarm tests have revealed that an expensive, smart smoke alarm failed to detect smoke in two fire situations and has been named a Don’t Buy. One sample...

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