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Bogus callers

People who call unexpectedly at your home are not always who they say they are and while you might think you are being rude by refusing someone entry into your home, remember it is your property and your decision whether to invite them in.

Electrical safety

Things to look out for to keep your home and belongings safe

Fraud and scams

Sensible precautions you can take to make yourself less likely to be the victim of crimes such as fraud or scams.  How to report fraud.

Gas safety

Tips on how to be gas safe at home

Security for your home

Home security is the best way to reduce your chances of being burgled. Some basic tips are listed in this section. Many of them are common sense, but they could make all the difference to the safety of your home.

Staying safe online

A few simple precautions will keep you safe while you are online.

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