Search for electrical recall notices online

The Electrical Safety Council is a UK charity dedicated to keeping people safe by reducing the risk of electrical accidents around the home and in the work place.

They have created a tool that allows people to quickly check if their electrical items are subject to recall notices. This is available at


Dishwasher recall over fire risk

Hotpoint has issued a safety notice after it was discovered 71,000 of its dishwashers were a potential fire hazard. Meanwhile a Norfolk couple told ITV News how they came close to death when a faulty Bosch dishwasher caused a fire at their home.