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Tuesday 31 January 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# hoverboards

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# hoverboards
Dodgy phone chargers and sunglasses among 34,000 products seized before they could be sold
Almost 350,000 potentially unsafe products were seized in Ireland last year.
# hoverboards
Nearly 34,000 products didn't make it onto the Irish market over safety concerns
The latest figures were released by the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission.
# all fall down
This hoverboard fail video is 16 seconds of comedy gold
No one and nothing is safe.
# peak hoverboard
A priest got in trouble for riding his hoverboard at Christmas Mass
Don’t bring your hoverboard to Mass, people.
# peak hoverboard
This priest got in loads of trouble for riding his hoverboard at Christmas Mass
Don’t bring your hoverboard to Mass, people.
# Safety
Now Tesco has been slapped on the wrist over potentially unsafe hoverboards
Safety concerns have been raised over the popular two-wheeled scooters after a number of reports of units catching fire.
# standards
Brown Thomas told to stop selling potentially unsafe hoverboards
After an investigation, three Irish retailers have been directed to stop selling these non-compliant products.
# fire risk
Retailers could face crackdown over dodgy hoverboards
The consumer protection watchdog has warned shoppers buying hoverboards to ensure they meet safety standards.
# No Go McFly
1,400 hoverboards seized at Dublin Port
Yes, you read that correctly.
# hoverboards
Winter Olympic Village: Day Nine
Looks like Marty McFly’s crazy, hovering future is not so far away.
# Fitness
This machine scans your body and tells you exactly where, and how you're fat
But we can’t even invent hoverboards?