The safety of electrical goods in the UK: follow-up Contents

Contents

Summary

1 Introduction

2 Whirlpool Tumble Dryers

Whirlpool’s Recall of Unmodified Tumble Dryers

The Safety of Whirlpool’s Modified Tumble Dryers and the role of OPSS

Continuing Monitoring of the Safety of Whirlpool’s Modification

Non-Disclosure Agreements and Product Safety

Whirlpool’s Attitude to Product Safety

Chapter 3: The Office for Product Safety and Standards

The Office for Product Safety and Standards

Second Hand and Online Electrical Goods

Plastic-backed Fridges

A Central Hub for Product Registration and Product Recalls

Indelible Marking of Electrical Products

A National Incident and Injury Database

OPSS: Independent and Robust?

Conclusions and recommendations

Formal minutes

Witnesses

Published written evidence

List of Reports from the Committee during the current Parliament




Published: 1 November 2019