TITLE

Workers need more notice on redundancies

AUTHOR(S)
Chubb, Laura
PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
People Management;1/11/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 22, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the ruling by the British Employment Appeals Tribunal in a case regarding collective redundancies. A landmark decision in the case of UK Coal Mining Ltd v. NUM indicates companies should start consulting with workers' representatives before decisions on redundancies and site closures are made. The tribunal ruled that UK Coal failed to consult properly over mass redundancies at its colliery in Ellington in Northumberland, England.
ACCESSION #
28571211

 

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