1. K

    Electrical appliance safety

    How confident are you that electrical appliances that you buy anywhere are totally safe? That includes, online, in a shop, a market stall, and manufacturers' retail outlets.
  2. S

    Anti-americanism in Turkey on the rise?

    Hi all, Ok, first I'll start by saying I'm not sure if this is should be posted here or somewhere else.... so if this is the wrong place, apologies! I'm considering a move this fall to Turkey with my elderly mother - specifically the Antalya, Fethiye or Alanya areas. I've spent a great amount...
  3. Mushtaq

    Russia may ban charter flights to Turkey over tourist safety concerns

    Russia’s Federal Air Transport Agency Rosaviation has warned the country's airlines of a possible ban on charter flights to Turkey, citing a "complicated political situation.". According to the head of the Association of Tour Operators of Russia (ATOR) Maya Lomidze, the restrictions are not yet...
  4. immac

    Safety of Forum Members

    I worry about the content of some posts. More accurately, I worry about the careless insults aimed at the Turkish President. Today we have his image morphing into that of Hitler. Regular insults are aired presumably by those who feel distant from the society we discuss on this forum For anyone...
  5. immac

    Electrical Safety - Ecosense

    As part of the installation process Ecosense do a free safety check of the electrics in any property. This weekend, in a nearby village, I went along to see what was being done. I am not an electrician, so forgive any errors in my technical description I may put here. We had been invited...
  6. bal canavar

    Workers Safety

    What chance is there of health & safety for workers in Turkey ? especially after the recent tragedies in mines ,bridges and in construction. When the Ministry of Labor and Social Security tasked with implementing the program of ensuring the Safety rules are met within the industry...
  7. L

    Electric blanket safety

    Hi all, have an enquiry about the safety of Turkish and English electric blankets, I'm sure that there are a few of you out there who have brought their own from England and those who have purchased in turkey. I do not relish the thought of having an electric blanket on my bed but would like to...
  8. bickern

    Road Safety Campaigns

    If you are squeamish then don't watch, if you are sensitive you may need an handkerchief nearby. This is a video made up of different campaigns and it brings together the trauma involved due to bad driving or drunk driving. Transport Accidents Campaign - 20 year Anniversary retrospective...
  9. N

    Site Safety

    Turquoise Management and BOD have the responsibility for safety on the site If a pool company is working inside the site surely the least that we can ask for safety is that they supply training certificates that they are pool trained and also a certificate for conformity to safety from the...
  10. B

    Health & Safety.

    BBC News - Norfolk police officer 'sues garage burglary victim' Would you call the police in an emergency, or would you be worried about being sued? Bill.
  11. Yalides


    Health and safety out the window now the lunatics are in charge of our sitesi asylum. :24: Any one else seen safety stupidity ?
  12. skydog

    Airline Safety Logic US Style!

    The Sky Isn't Falling! And regulators are worried. By JAMES TARANTO A corollary of the old man-bites-dog adage is that it's news when a plane crashes, but not when a plane lands safely. A recent Bloomberg dispatch challenges that assumption. The lead sentence: "More than a decade has passed...
  13. L

    safety deposit box

    Hello everyone, Can anyone tell me where we can find a safety deposit box in the village. The place we stay doesn't have a safe and we would rather be safe than sorry. Thanks in advance
  14. arrian

    Not before time!!!!Elf n safety

    Let's hope they do what they promise Myth busters panel to challenge 'daft' health and safety decisions
  15. Tommie

    New EU scheme to ensure property buyers' safety

    A pilot scheme currently being trialled in the Netherlands and Spain will see buyers able to apply their own country's laws to property purchases abroad, ensuring their legal safety in the event of developer fraud. More Can you see Turkey agreeing to this? Will this solve all our property...
  16. A

    Hi looking for travel cot/cot and safety gate

    Hi folks Im traveling to Gumusluk on 5th August and I have been having problems trying to locate a Travel cot and Safety gate for a villa i am staying just outside Gumusluk town. Does anyone have any idea where I can buy or rent them.... Many thanks for your help...:)
  17. D

    Bottled Gas Safety Warning

    This may seem obvious to some, but we recently smelled gas in the kitchen & then the bottle ran out after only a couple of weeks. When the service engineers came they told us that the hose from hob to bottle should be replaced every 3 years, something we had never given a thought to.
  18. Mushtaq

    Schools banning conkers and leapfrog over safety fears

    More craziness from UK...... Traditional playground games such as conkers, British bulldog and leapfrog are disappearing from schools because of irrational fears over health and safety, according to research. Hundreds of over-zealous schools are preventing pupils playing games enjoyed by...
  19. C

    Best property safety for Children?

    We are looking to buy a property in Turkey which will be used as a holiday/second home for now but may very soon be a full time home for us (me, my husband and our 2 year old daughter) I have always had in mind that an apartment would be better for us having a small child and being all on one...
  20. G

    safety deposit boxes

    Does anyone know if you can rent a safety deposit box from the PTT, will be coming to turkey self catering, would feel better if I had somewhere safe to keep my money. Also any ideas on cost.
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