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Latest Volvo safety alert affects 70,000 cars – and there’s no fix yet

Volvo recalls tens of thousands of vehicles over fire risk posed by faulty inlet manifold. We take you through the details and what you should do if you bought your Volvo between 2014 and 2019 are affected by this car recall.

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Whirlpool recall of fire risk tumble dryers begins today

Whirlpool has today launched a recall for what some estimates have put at up to 800,000 fire-risk tumble dryers. The tumble dryers in question need to be replaced or modified...

New Ford car is a Which? Don’t Buy due to poor safety

Since the Ford Ka+ Active is based on the regular Ka+, it shares its Euro NCAP assessment – this means it scores a poor three stars out of five in...

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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.

Safety alert: Stokke Steps Bouncer and Newborn Set recalled

Stokke has announced it is recalling the Steps Bouncer and the Steps Newborn Set due to a flaw in the way they attach to the Stokke Steps high chai. It poses a potential fall hazard to children.

Whirlpool issues product recall of unmodified tumble dryers

Owners of unmodified, affected Whirlpool tumble dryers are now entitled to a new replacement machine after a product recall announced today.

Whirlpool finally publishes list of fire-risk tumble dryers

Four years on from admitting many of its tumble dryers could pose a fire risk, Whirlpool has finally published the full list of at-risk models. Check to see if yours is affected.

Tesla Model 3 gets perfect score in crash test

Tesla Model 3 gets a perfect score in Euro NCAP tests - and would you pay £750 extra for better safety? The new Skoda Scala ranks as one of the safest family cars to date.

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Whirlpool finally agrees to name all its fire-risk tumble dryers

Four years on from Whirlpool admitting that it had a fire problem with many of its vented and condenser tumble dryers, the manufacturer has finally committed to naming all of...

Safety alert: two slime toys withdrawn from sale over child health risk

A safety alert has been issued on two toy slimes. Magic Poo and Unicorn Magic Poo, both made by Tobar, have been withdrawn from sale after they were found to contain excessive levels of boron.

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