HPRA – Caution When Purchasing Thermometers

Some thermometers placed on the Irish market do not meet regulatory requirements and could display inaccurate temperature readings.

You can take precautions when purchasing thermometers by taking the following steps:

  • Purchase from a reputable source
  • Ensure it has a CE mark accompanied by a four-digit number
  • Ensure labelling and information is in English

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