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Kent Fire and Rescue Service is teaming up with the Trading Standards Institute to issue advice on how to prevent bogus callers entering homes under the guise of fire safety checks.

In conjunction with the Institute's National Consumers, Week, KFRS is advising the public that if they get a knock on the door from someone offering a home fire safety check, a bonafide firefighter will be in uniform with a badged up fire vehicle somewhere nearby. They will also carry identification.

The Trading Standards Institute has organised National Consumer Week for 15 years. …

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