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I have been given notice I am 'at risk' o redundancy that if
Good morning, I have been given notice I am 'at risk' o redundancy that if confirmed will apply from 21st October. I am currently in the 30 day consultation period, however, have been told by HR that … read more
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Hi Ben, I used to be employed by a Financial Planning Limited Company and the clients have now been sold to another firm. I objected to the transfer under TUPE and have not been employed by new co. Pa… read more
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I have a small business spread over a number of sites. Due
I have a small business spread over a number of sites. Due to a reduction in business oe site is now losing money. I have two staff at that site. I need to close the site as we cannot foresee any impr… read more
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I have worked for the company for 10 years and we merged with
I have worked for the company for 10 years and we merged with another UK company approx. 3 years ago. It looks like they are planning to move offices in approx. 12 months time although this has not of… read more
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I have worked for a company for 10 years, and have lived 20
I have worked for a company for 10 years, and have lived 20 plus miles away from my base for all of this time , this has meant that the forst 20 miles of my travelling expenses when relocated have bee… read more
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My current job is being relocated to another area requiring
My current job is being relocated to another area requiring traveling a return journy of 110 miles.I currently earn a salary of £14000.They have offered a milage allowence of 24p per mile and Toll roa… read more
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my employers are relocating and have given redundancy as an
my employers are relocating and have given redundancy as an option. the move date is 1st October. however we cannot apply for reduncancy before this date and have been told we have to work our notice … read more
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My daughter has worked within Local Government for the last
My daughter has worked within Local Government for the last 6 months. A consultation process has started which will lead to her office closing and relocating 20 miles away in about 3 months time. She … read more
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My employer has informed me that we all have to relocate our
My employer has informed me that we all have to relocate our small office in London to another office 125 miles away. To travel via public transport this easily takes 2 hours 25 minute from our curren… read more
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I left my employment as a Brewer on 15th July this year having
I left my employment as a Brewer on 15th July this year having worked there for 16 months. The job involved a daily commute of 135 miles, my circumstances changed so I resigned. The employment contrac… read more
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I currently travel 7 miles to my place of work and therefore
I currently travel 7 miles to my place of work and therefore 7 miles home. My employer is closing the building I currently work in and we are being re-located to a new premises 35 miles away, therefor… read more
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My employer is moving head office 35 miles and I have declined
My employer is moving head office 35 miles and I have declined to go due to family circumstances. However, I have been told that I must work my notice at the new location. Are they allowed to do this… read more
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Due to the nature of my bosss work location being changed
Due to the nature of my boss's work location being changed to another office a while ago the needs of the business dictated that my position should also move there. As it is 100 round trip, my boss sa… read more
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Can you please advise of any basic information that is available
Can you please advise of any basic information that is available wiht regards XXXXX XXXXX moves. I am currently based in a Leeds office and i beleive we may be asked to move to Bradford.… read more
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What counts as relocation in law My company has moved about
What counts as 'relocation' in law? My company has moved about five miles as the crow flies - it is 3.5 miles further to drive and I want compensation for the £650 a year this will cost me. My boss is… read more
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My employers have just merged with another company in order
My employers have just merged with another company in order to stay afloat and there has been one redundancy at the moment. The office in which I currently work in Greenwich is being closed and is mov… read more
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Hi I have been working for the company almost two yers
Hi I have been working for the company almost two yers now and just before christamas they they wanted me to transfer to the new company under TUPE. I told the new company that im happy to transfer bu… read more
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I have worked for my company since July 2001. I have been
I have worked for my company since July 2001. I have been offered a new position there and have been asked to sign a new contract. 2 clauses particularly worry me about signing this: Firstly: "The com… read more
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