Post Office faces battle over Tupe

Brockett, James
July 2007
People Management;7/12/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 14, p10
The article reports on the legal challenge facing the British Post Office whether workers transferred to WH Smith will be subject to Tupe regulations. Accordingly, the Post Office is deciding whether the employees will be moved to alternative branches or given a redundancy package to waive their rights to Tupe. The move is opposed by staff affiliated to the Communication Workers Union. The staff had already consulted with lawyers over how the move bypasses Tupe regulations.


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