We get many scam alerts and safety and product recall notices. If we posted them all on our website and Facebook page our other posts would be missed among all of the alerts. Instead we have included a number of organisations that provide alerts in a twitter feed shown in the right hand column of our website. Watch this feed for public protection alerts.
The feed currently includes:
- Action Fraud @actionfrauduk
The UK’s national fraud & cyber reporting centre where you can report, get advice and information. Our advisors reply Mon-Fri 9-5pm with their initials
- Electrical Safety @ElecSafetyFirst
Electrical Safety First (formerly Electrical Safety Council), a UK charity aiming to reduce the number of deaths & injuries caused by electrical accidents
- Public Protection @kentprotect
The Official Twitter feed for Kent County Council Public Protection. Consumer & business alerts about #Scams#RogueTraders #MajorIncidents #SevereWeather#Recalls & more.
- Recall Database @RecallDatabase
Aiming to bring ALL of the UK product safety notices and recalls together in one place.
- RoSPA @RoSPA
Save lives and reduce injuries, lead the way on accident prevention.
- Think Jessica @think_jessica
Campaigning to protect elderly and vulnerable people from postal & phone scams.
- TSecrime @tsecrime
The National Trading Standards eCrime Team: tackles online consumer scams, rip-offs and fraud, as well as those committed by text or email.
If you have a Twitter account and would like to subscribe to our Public Protection list, while logged into Twitter goto https://twitter.com/SouthAshford/lists/public-protection and click the subscribe button.