To raise parliamentary awareness of issues relating to electrical safety online and in domestic dwellings and to promote the prevention of accidents with electricity; to provide a forum for parliamentarians to discuss issues pertinent to their constituents on electrical safety; and to hold inquiries into policy issues and provide reports.
1. Electrical Fire Safety Week
18/11/2020 - Early Day Motions
Found: November is Electrical Fire Safety Week (EFSW) which is run by the charity Electrical Safety First in co-operation
Found: Building Safety, Fire
2 Marsham Street
London SW1P 4DF
Office for Product Safety & Standards Enforcement Action taken
in the period:
4. Office for Product Safety and Standards Delivery Report 2019/20
18/12/2020 - Office for Product Safety and Standards
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5 Product Safety
1 Ł Office for Product Safety & Standards Œ Enforcement
5. Sale of unsafe goods on online marketplaces
09/02/2021 - Early Day Motions
Found: notes that unsafe products continue to be sold on online marketplaces; further notes the risks that these
1. Electrical Products: Online Sales
09/07/2019 - Westminster Hall
1: House has considered the regulation of online sales of electrical products.It is a pleasure to serve - Speech Link
2: up the all-party parliamentary group for home electrical safety: to help to find solutions, particularly - Speech Link
3: 80% of fires in Scotland are caused by faulty electrical goods? People who buy these goods are often not - Speech Link
2. Office for Product Safety and Standards
09/05/2018 - Westminster Hall
1: has considered the role of the Office for Product Safety and Standards.It is a pleasure to serve - Speech Link
3. White Goods (Registration)
08/09/2020 - Commons Chamber
1: by the charity Electrical Safety First, which firmly supports my Bill, faulty electrical products are responsible - Speech Link
4. High Rise Social Housing: Reducing Fire Risk
14/09/2021 - Westminster Hall
1: time. It is a shame it clashes with the Building Safety Bill evidence session, but that shows how important - Speech Link
5. Recall of Tumble Dryers
17/06/2019 - Commons Chamber
1: families, we all want our homes to be places of safety and security. I provided an update to the House - Speech Link
2: receiving each week. This is the most serious consumer safety issue for many years. At one stage, it was estimated - Speech Link
3: prevention of fires. I can tell him that, according to Home Office data, there were 224 fires caused by tumble - Speech Link
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Yvonne Fovargue MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 3000.
Public Enquiry Point:
Wayne Mackay, Electrical Safety First, 45 Great Guildford Street, London SE1 0ES. Tel: 07973 709 358
Electrical Safety First acts as the group's secretariat. http://www.electricalsafetyfirst.org.uk/
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