The UK’s electrical safety experts

Dedicated to reducing the number of injuries and deaths caused by electricity across the UK

Stop the sale of dangerous electrical goods on online marketplaces

In the UK, online marketplaces such as Amazon, eBay and Wish are not bound to the same laws as traditional retailers. This means that fake and other dangerous electrical products are being sold to unknowing customers. Containing sub-standard or counterfeit parts, they present a serious risk of fire or electric shock. Sign our petition and demand action against the unlawful sale of dangerous electricals.

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Saving lives with Alexa

The average success rate of an electrical product recall in the UK is below 20%, this means that there are potentially millions of recalled electrical items still in the UK.

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Shop safe with Check It Out

Compatible with Amazon and eBay, the Check It Out browser extension will remind you when you are not buying directly from the manufacturer or a retailer you know and trust.

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