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Be on your guard! after a number of online traders have taken advantage of the COVID-19 virus

Trafford Trading Standards are warning the public to be on their guard after numerous COVID-19 scams have surfaced.

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A number of online traders have taken advantage of the virus and are selling fake virus kits, these kits are only available from the NHS.

Other fake products include:

  • Fake vaccines
  • Miracle Cures
  • Over priced hand sanitiser which contain nasty ingredients banned for human use
  • Over priced masks which claim 100% protection from the virus

Please take a moment to think about what they are offering and look at the reviews of the site – and remember, if it sounds too good to be true, it normally is.

Please share this information with friends, relatives and neighbours Report scams to actionfraud a www.actionfraud.police.uk or 0300 123 2040

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