Hampshire Trading Standards

Consumer Safety

Electric Blanket Checks 2013

The electric blanket checks have now finished for this year.

You can find the test results for this year below:

Results

Date Venue No. of blankets checked Passed Failed
30.9.13 Andover 71 43 28
1.10.13 Basingstoke 44 29 15
2.10.13 Fleet 44 27 17
3.10.13 Petersfield 31 21 10
4.10.13 Waterlooville 63 48 15
7.10.13 Eastleigh 66 49 17
8.10.13 Hythe 34 21 13
8.10.13 Totton 26 20 6
9.10.13 Romsey 78 49 29
10.10.13 Alton 71 51 20
11.10.13 Farnborough 38 33 5
14.10.13 New Milton 84 55 29
15.10.13 Winchester 76 48 28
16.10.13 Gosport 63 38 25
17.10.13 Fareham 81 55 26
18.10.13 Hayling Island 50 26 24
21.10.13 Yateley 14 5 9
Totals   934 618 316


 

Warning

  • Old or worn electric blankets could be dangerous and cause a fire.
  • A blanket over 10 years old should be replaced with a new one.

Further information about electric blanket safety