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16 Sep 2020
Webinar: Covid-19 and the law relating to food – protecting the health and safety of consumersTweet
Wednesday 16th September at 4.30pm Covid-19 and the law relating to food – protecting the health and safety of consumers.
The Health & Safety Lawyers Association (HSLA) and Six Pump Court will host a webinar presented by Ian Thomas of Six Pump Court Chambers entitled Covid-19 and the law relating to food – protecting the health and safety of consumers
Overview of the session
Although it is highly unlikely that people can contract Covid-19 from food or food packaging, the coronavirus pandemic has had a significant impact on the food supply chain from production through to retail. This has increased the risks to the health and safety of consumers.
This webinar will consider the impact of Covid-19 on:
Ian Thomas specialises in food law and related disciplines such as animal welfare. He practises from 6 Pump Court, Temple and from ITA in the Republic of Ireland. He is an elected Fellow of the Society of Food Law and Technology and is recognised in the legal directories. He is the author of ‘A Practical Guide to the Law Relating to Food’ and ‘Covid-19 and the Law Relating to Food in the UK and Republic of Ireland’.
Please note this event is for members of the HSLA.