Rulings (3)
  • AJD Recruitment Ltd t/a AJD Recruitment

    • Upheld
    • Internet (OM 3rd party)
    • 22 March 2017

    An ad posted by AJD Recruitment on Reed.co.uk for a teaching assistant role seen in October 2016, was headed “Teaching Assistant - Essex - Up To £17,000”.

  • Anchor Mobility Ltd

    • Not Upheld
    • Insert
    • 22 March 2017

    A leaflet for Anchor Mobility, seen on 29 October 2016. The front of the ad stated “The Comfort Specialists … Here at Anchor Mobility your peace of mind is assured with every purchase … All furniture is made to measure”. The ad also featured a Union Flag above the wording “BRITISH MADE”. The back of the leaflet stat...

  • Goldstar Internet Services LP t/a petprotector.org

    • Upheld
    • Internet (on own site), Internet (social networking)
    • 22 March 2017

    A website, www.petprotector.org, seen in October 2016, stated “PET PROTECTOR Flea tag and tick prevention-protection for pets … WITH THE HELP OF A NEW SCIENTIFIC INNOVATION, YOU’LL BE ABLE TO FORGET ABOUT FLEAS AND TICKS FOREVER”. A check-list stated “Repels fleas, ticks, mosquitoes and all other external parasites,...

Informally resolved (29)
    After consideration of complaints we received, the following companies and organisations agreed to amend or withdraw advertising without the need for a formal investigation.
  • Hutchison 3G UK Ltd

    • 22 March 2017
    • Number of complaints: 2

    Media: Internet (on own site)
    Topic: Computers, phones and telecoms

  • Martyn Gerrard Estate Agents

    • 22 March 2017
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Poster
    Topic: Property sales and lettings

  • Apple (UK) Ltd

    • 22 March 2017
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (on own site)
    Topic: Appliances, electronics and machinery

  • Digital Automotive Solutions Ltd

    • 22 March 2017
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (on own site)
    Topic: Holidays, travel and motoring

  • Babylon Healthcare Services Ltd

    • 22 March 2017
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (on own site)
    Topic: Health conditions

  • Go Ballistic Ltd t/a Karting Nation

    • 22 March 2017
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (on own site)
    Topic: Sports, leisure and hobbies

  • Beautique Porthmadog t/a Beautique

    • 22 March 2017
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (social networking)
    Topic: Beauty products, grooming and hygiene

  • Fat Freezing Belts

    • 22 March 2017
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (social networking)
    Topic: Health conditions

  • Bouncefitbody Ltd

    • 22 March 2017
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (on own site)
    Topic: Sports, leisure and hobbies

  • Bourne Holidays Ltd t/a Warner Leisure Hotels

    • 22 March 2017
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Unknown
    Topic: Holidays, travel and motoring