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5 things you need to know when buying a CO alarm

5 things you need to know when buying a CO alarm

With high street shopping now possible as we emerge from the coronavirus lockdown, we share the key things to look for when choosing a carbon monoxide (CO) alarm, whether you’re...

Which? warns parents after a third of stair gates fail safety tests

Which? warns parents after a third of stair gates fail safety tests

Parents are being warned after samples of four safety gates tested by Which? have failed tests that form part of the EU standard for stair gates (EN 1930:2011).

More stringent crash tests launched for 2020

More stringent crash tests launched for 2020

The toughest-ever car crash tests have been announced by safety organisation Euro NCAP, with cars to be crashed into a moving barrier for the first time and assessed for how...

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5 critical smoke alarm maintenance checks to make during the coronavirus lockdown

5 critical smoke alarm maintenance checks to make during the coronavirus lockdown

With the country in lockdown and most of us stuck indoors all day, now is the ideal time to check and maintain your smoke alarms, including making sure you have...

Banned foods and drinks aimed at children listed for sale on Amazon

Banned foods and drinks aimed at children listed for sale on Amazon

A Which? investigation shows that online marketplaces are failing to protect their customers' safety by selling food and drinks that are banned and unsafe.

55,000 additional fire-risk washing machines revealed by Whirlpool

55,000 additional fire-risk washing machines revealed by Whirlpool

More than four months on from Whirlpool recalling half-a-million dangerous washing machines, the manufacturer has today admitted that there’s further 55,000 machines which could pose a fire-risk to owners. Find out more information and whether you have one of these fire-risk washing machines.

Car seat recall: BeSafe warns against using the iZi Go X1 with Isofix base

Car seat recall: BeSafe warns against using the iZi Go X1 with Isofix base

The car seat company BeSafe has issued a recall of its iZi Go X1 car seat because there is a safety risk when using it with the BeSafe iZi Go Isofix base.

Pushchair safety hazards and risks uncovered by our recent tests

Pushchair safety hazards and risks uncovered by our recent tests

Approximately 64% of strollers, double buggies and travel system pushchairs we've tested in the past six months have failed our safety and durability tests, and 11 are bad enough to be Don't Buy pushchairs. Find out most common pushchair problems and issues we've found in our lab so you can make sure don't put your baby at risk or waste money on a stroller that won't last.

Should you share your headphones?

Should you share your headphones?

You’d never share a toothbrush or handkerchief, but headphones are more of a grey area, with sharing music with others being one of the joys of listening. The question is: how often do you clean them?

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66% of products tested from online marketplaces AliExpress, Amazon Marketplace, eBay and Wish failed safety tests

66% of products tested from online marketplaces AliExpress, Amazon Marketplace, eBay and Wish failed safety tests

New research has revealed that a staggering 66% of the 250 products bought from online marketplaces have failed safety tests. We’ve spent the past year working in collaboration with five...

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