Tag Archives: Ombudsman Association

Rail Ombudsman is finally coming down the tracks – consultation closing soon

Press release Background Rail passengers will soon get their long-awaited Rail Ombudsman, an alternative dispute resolution (ADR) scheme for disgruntled railway users across the country. An Ombudsman provides an independent escalation process, beyond the railway company, to make decisions on … Continue reading

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The Retail Ombudsman is no more

Former “Ombudsman” loses the right to use respected title Reblogged from http://ceoemail.blogspot.com The Retail Ombudsman (TRO) is no more. The private company, set up in 2015 to provide dispute resolution for consumers, has lost the right to use the respected … Continue reading

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Ombudsman Omnishambles: New report exposes serious failings in ombudsman approval and oversight

A new report, released today by consumer campaigners Marcus Williamson and Helen Dewdney, exposes serious failings in the processes by which new ombudsmen are approved and overseen. Since 1 October 2015 a new privatised system of ombudsmen is available for … Continue reading

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