UK Parliamentary Briefings and Consultation Responses

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Parliamentary Briefing from Electrical Safety First: Fire Safety Bill - Committee Stage Lords - October 2020.

Electrical Safety First: Fire Safety Bill Proposals Q&A - October 2020.

Parliamentary Briefing from Electrical Safety First:
Fire Safety Bill – Report Stage - August 2020.

Electrical Safety First has issued a briefing ahead of the Second Reading of the Fire Safety Bill in the House of Commons – 29 April 2020.

Westminster Hall Debate Briefing - The Regulation of Online Sales of Electrical Products - July 2019

Whilst the online sale of electrical products offers advantages in terms of greater choice and improved value for consumers, there are also a number of potential safety and consumer rights related issues. Electrical Safety First wants to see the Government and Office for Product Safety and Standards (OPSS) undertake a review of the current situation and support the campaign for improved regulation of these electrical goods sales.

Briefing for Second Hand Goods Parliamentary Drop-in Event - June 2019

Guidance for MPs to help them keep their constituents safe from the risks associated with second-hand electrical products.

Brexit Concerns Briefing - March 2019

A summary of the key issues concerning consumer protection and the risks of deregulation following the UK's departure from the European Union.