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​Government announce results of report into Product Safety recall

The Department of Business Innovation and Skills (BIS) have published a report into the effectiveness of the UK’s product safety recall processes, undertaken by Lynn Faulds Wood, and also the government’s response to the review. One of the prime finding is that Trading Standards are effectively underfunded, which resonates with the feelings within the furniture industry.

More details can be found at: where the report and the response can also be found.

BIS are also looking for feedback on the response to the findings of the report and this is your chance to contribute.

For more information contact FIRA on 01438 777700 or email