Season 1, Ep. 32
As CTSI looks ahead to a 2021 outside the EU, we speak with Interim Executive Director Paul Ramsden about the Institute’s aims and priorities for the coming year - including its aims for improving inclusivity - and look back to 2020, a year defined by COVID-19.
Age-restricted Sales and Coronavirus
Season 1, Ep. 31
We speak to CTSI Lead Officer for age-restricted sales, Brandon Cook and ServeLegal co-founder Ed Heaver about the challenges of enforcement in the age of coronavirus and what businesses and trading standards professionals need to do to prepare.
CMA Task Force
Season 1, Ep. 30
We speak with Dan Rawling, Director in the Policy and International team at the Competition and Markets Authority about the Task Force the CMA has set up to address some of the many challenges for both consumers and businesses arising from the ongoing Covid-19 crisis
LTS Coronavirus Travel Panel
Season 1, Ep. 29
In this week’s podcast, which is being published to highlight the latest London Trading Standards campaign, we speak to a panel of experts about the rights of consumers and the responsibilities of businesses when it comes to refunds for travel bookings during the ongoing COVID-19 crisis.
Season 1, Ep. 28
JTS editor Richard Young tells us about a new series of digital Coronavirus bulletins issued through the Business Companion website by the Chartered Trading Standards Institute and the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial strategy.
Season 1, Ep. 27
We speak with Ben Russell, Deputy Director of the Economic Crime Centre at the National Crime Agency about how his organization is working alongside other enforcers – including trading standards – to protect the public during these difficult times.
Season 1, Ep. 26
We speak to CTSI Chief Executive Leon Livermore and Lead Officer for Doorstep Crime Katherine Hart about the impact of the pandemic and why we all have a part to play in supporting each other and fighting back against the criminals preying on people at their most vulnerable.