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Product safety

If you produce, import or distribute any goods, they must be safe for the consumer.

The GOV.UK website provides guidance on product liability and safety law as well as product safety guidance for manufacturers. Alongside this guidance, you can use the Business Companion website to find more advice on product safety.

The following guides contain specific product safety information for producers and distributors:

Product safety advice

Our safety guides provide advice for a range of different businesses and products. Do not take these as a definitive guide, as you are ultimately responsible for ensuring products you make/sell comply with all relevant legislation.

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