The Trading Standards Institute (TSI) launched a new blog this week, raising awareness of their work and how members of Approved Codes - like BHTA's - help protect consumers.
The following letter has been sent for publication to the editors of The Daily Mail, The Guardian, The Daily Mirror, The Daily Express, The Daily Telegraph, The Metro, The Scotsman and The Daily Record in response to their coverage of a 10-level ramp fitted by a council in West Dunbartonshire:
Hundreds of people in the UK are having their lives transformed by ‘stand-up wheelchairs’. They allow people with paralysis, or muscular degeneration, to stand again and perform many functions that were not previously possible.
New consumer legislation affects all retailers who sell over the phone, online or in the customer’s home and will take effect in June 2014.
06 December 2013
Last night’s British Healthcare Awards were presented to some of the very best UK companies, products and individuals who are supporting thousands of people to live more independently, recognising their high quality service and innovation.