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Argos issues safety notice on Bush tumble dryers

Argos has issued a safety notice over fears that 17 of its Bush tumble dryers pose a fire risk if not properly installed and maintained. Find out which models are affected and how to check if yours poses a risk.

Which? slams toothless government Whirlpool dryer fires report

With modified and supposedly made-safe Whirlpool fire-risk dryers continuing to cause fires in people’s homes, the regulator existing to protect consumers from unsafe products has failed to take decisive action...

Unidentifiable appliances causing thousands of household fires a year

Which? is calling for manufacturers to make it easier to identify the make and model of washing machines, tumble dryers and fridge freezers causing fires.

Which? and Watchdog find failings in Whirlpool’s fire-risk tumble dryer fix

Whirlpool tumble dryers are still posing a fire risk two-and-a-half years after the manufacturer admitted that 5.3 million of its machines were affected.

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