98% of lookalike iPhone chargers put consumers at risk of electric shock or fire

98% of fake or lookalike iPhone chargers can apparently put consumers at risk of electric shock or fire.

Electrical Safety First has conducted a series of checks on 50 purchased in the UK - 49 of them failed one or more of the tests.

More than a third did not pass any part of the exam.


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