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I am in a risky situation at work and redundancy is very possible. I am 1.5 months thr
Hi, I am in a risky situation at work and redundancy is very possible. I am 1.5 months through my 3 months probation and my contract states 6 months notice. Wondering whether, if I am made redundant i… read more
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I have been on redundancy notice for six weeks and I finish in two days. I have two other offers of work and was due to accept one today. I have just been invited into an interview with my current emp… read more
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Hi I transferred internally with the firm in Sep-11 but have
Hi I transferred internally with the firm in Sep-11 but have worked with the same firm for over 3.5 years now and my recent role was put at risk without serving any notice of redundancy. I was offered… read more
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I work for a contractor delivering fuel for a major oil company,
I work for a contractor delivering fuel for a major oil company, I am being made redundant as the contractor lost the contract and Tupe does not apply. How soon can I be re employed by the same contra… read more
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l work offshore due to restructing my firm has made my position
l work offshore due to restructing my firm has made my position on the platform redundant.They have offered me a new position on another platform with new terms. These conditions are the old terms and… read more
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On 7th June, I was asked if I "had a moment at around 5:20pm.
On 7th June, I was asked if I "had a moment at around 5:20pm. My boss took me into a meeting room where we had a chat about general things, and he then advised me that my job was at risk from redundan… read more
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I was informed by my employee today that business that i work
I was informed by my employee today that business that i work for does not have any more money to pay my salary in next month. I worked for this business for more then a year and a half now and do hav… read more
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Hello Please tell me if my Employer is under any obligation
Hello Please tell me if my Employer is under any obligation or legal requirement to pay any monies other than Statutory Redundancy Pay? I have worked for the Company for over 31 years, 21 on a self em… read more
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I am currently working on a overseas assignment with a major
I am currently working on a overseas assignment with a major UK company. I have a UK permant contract of employment and was issuied with an overseas assignment contract for the term of employment here… read more
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I have been put At risk of redundancy. My current job has
I have been put 'At risk of redundancy.' My current job has been made redundant by way of a new post amalgamating my job and another post into one. I was invited to interview for this new post but was… read more
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I am an Immigrant Who was Hired from an company in India, to
I am an Immigrant Who was Hired from an company in India, to visit the UK and work in the UK branch on a Tier 2 ICT. After 1 year of working here. In Which i was not given any Induction, Training or M… read more
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Hi, I am trying to get some advice for my partner. He is working
Hi, I am trying to get some advice for my partner. He is working in Australia on a 3 month fixed term contract. The contract is with a UK firm, and he is paid by them. His contract if for 37.5 hours a… read more
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My position is in risk of being made redundant. I am 29 years
My position is in risk of being made redundant. I am 29 years old, on 2 month notice period, and have been at the company 1 year 11 months. The redundancy package is calculated as 2 months pay and hol… read more
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Hello, in all probability I may be made redundant this week.
Hello, in all probability I may be made redundant this week. I have already had a couple of meetings with our MD and questioned whether the proposed PILON payment should be taxed. My employment contra… read more
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Hi! I have been employed by a British organisation to work
Hi! I have been employed by a British organisation to work outside of the UK. Am not a UK citizen. My contract clearly says that I am entitled to a car allowance, a daily allowance, 2 return flights h… read more
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I have been informed my post is to be made redundant, and I
I have been informed my post is to be made redundant, and I have been offered a different post in the same company for much lower pay and fewer benefits, does my notice period still apply to change po… read more
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I was part of a TUPE transfer in April this year. The company
I was part of a TUPE transfer in April this year. The company taking over the contract on 31 March 2010 told me my role in customer services was being made redundant. I was then asked to attend a meet… read more
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Company making a member of staff redundant...he has worked
Company making a member of staff redundant...he has worked 20 years for them. Stat redundancy is ok easily calculated but notice period throwing up different answers. Contract says 4 weeks but as I ta… read more
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