Working together for fireworks safety

Fireworks season is well underway and Kent County Council’s Trading Standards Team is busy helping to keep communities safe. As well as checking and advising retailers on selling and storing fireworks safely, Trading Standards officers also respond to reports of people selling fireworks illegally, most often from private homes, the backs of vans or anonymously…

Fireworks – only buy from legitimate retailers

Fireworks season has arrived and Kent County Council Trading Standards want to make sure events across the county go off with a bang. Officers from Kent Trading Standards are checking and advising retailers on selling and storing fireworks safely to ensure they go off without a hitch on November 5. They also respond to reports…

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Fireworks – only buy from legitimate retailers

Fireworks season has arrived and KCC Trading Standards want to make sure events across the county go with a bang – but only in the sky. Officers from Trading Standards have been out making sure shops are correctly storing fireworks to ensure the safety of the public. They have also been following up leads about…