TITLE

DON'T PUSH OUT STAFF WITHOUT TALKING TO THEM

AUTHOR(S)
Fisher, David
PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
People Management;11/29/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 24, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a court case where UK Coal Mining Ltd. had decided to close one of its mines without consulting the employees' trade unions, which left more than a hundred redundant. The employment tribunal found that the company had failed to comply with the Trade Union and Labour Relations (Consolidation) Act 1992 (TULRCA) because there had been little or no consultation about the redundancies. It therefore made the maximum award of 90 days' pay for each dismissed employee.
ACCESSION #
28005733

 

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