Unscrupulous online retailers are flouting the ban on incandescent light bulbs by selling them to consumers as specialist traffic light lamps.
Over a decade on from the arrival of the LED in architectural lighting, luminaire designers are returning to pure forms and simple lines which allow seamless integration into architectural environments. Here Ray Molony previews the key trends in design from this month’s Light + Building exhibition in Frankfurt.
The UK’s congested and snow-hit traffic has had another obstacle to deal with: falling LED street lights.
Unscrupulous manufacturers of lighting fixtures selling on Amazon are offering to make false declarations of extremely low cost prices to help UK customers evade custom duties, it has emerged.
Six months on from the Grenfell Tower fire in London in which 71 residents died, the standard of fire safety and emergency lighting is being compromised by fraudulent fire certificates, a senior Philips executive has claimed.