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Stand Up To Cold Callers

Cold Caller

12:03am 18th November 2012

Residents across South Dorset are being urged to stand-up to Cold Callers.

It's National Consumers Week and the County Council are stepping up a new drive.

Since April this year Officers have stepped-in to stop people from being conned by phoney builders, roofers and the like, and some of them of have been prosecuted and fined.

While Dorset has a good record dealing with doorstep sellers Trading Standards want more to be done.

They're advising people to use trusted traders through the Buy With Confidence Scheme.

It's a book of reputable businesses vetted by Trading Standards so you know it's safe.

For local business you can trust, visit www.buywithconfidence.gov.uk or call 08454 04 05 06.

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