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Consumer Rights Act 2015

Consumer Rights Act 2015 As from the 1st October the Consumer Rights Act will fundamentally affect the sale and supply of goods and services. It applies to both the sale and the supply of goods to Consumers removing the distinction between goods sold direct to consumers and those sold on finance. There are several areas of potential concern. 30 Day “Right to Reject” In many of the cases dealt with by our legal helpline dealers are happy to carry out repairs but not Read More...

3 simple ways that you could be breaking the law every day in your car

3 simple ways that you could be breaking the law every day in your car Having a snack While there is no specific legislation that bans drivers from eating while driving, there is precedent to say that you could be fined or prosecuted for doing so. Essentially, if you feel that what you’re eating could distract you then don’t eat it. Checking your phone (even when the car is stationary) All drivers know that using their phone while driving is illegal. Read More...