UK Employment Law

UK employment law questions answered by verified Experts

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related UK Employment Law Questions
I am currently off work with vertigo. It is a condition I've
I am currently off work with vertigo. It is a condition I've had and managed to accommodate for several years. We moved house and I have a different journey to work which has caused the vertigo to man… read more
Jenny McKenzie
Jenny McKenzie
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,940 satisfied customers
If I have been signed off work through work related stress
If I have been signed off work through work related stress should I receive full pay? It's due to being victimised … read more
Ben Jones
Ben Jones
UK Lawyer
Legal Practice Course
60,451 satisfied customers
Hi Ben I have spoken to you before about a member of staff
Hi Ben I have spoken to you before about a member of staff please could you reply to my last question about sick pay, and whether they are entitled to holiday pay and bank holiday pay over the Christm… read more
Ben Jones
Ben Jones
UK Lawyer
Legal Practice Course
60,451 satisfied customers
Hi I am being taken for gross misconduct by an NHS Board
Hi I am being taken for gross misconduct by an NHS Board because I have refused to follow instructions. However, they changed my job description last year without my agreement and without partnership … read more
Ben Jones
Ben Jones
UK Lawyer
Legal Practice Course
60,451 satisfied customers
I have a question that I hope you may know the answer too
I have a question that I hope you may know the answer too from a business prospective- I have a doctors appt on Friday and I think I will be signed of work for a further two weeks, as you know I think… read more
Ben Jones
Ben Jones
UK Lawyer
Legal Practice Course
60,451 satisfied customers
hi ,my name is XXXXX XXXXX have a sponsorship number , i have
hi ,my name is XXXXX XXXXX have a sponsorship number , i have a restaurant in the uk, and i have open one in cameroon but the staff there could not use the technique and equipment that we use in the u… read more
UKSolicitorJA
UKSolicitorJA
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
396 satisfied customers
If a member of staff has been off long term sick (18months)
If a member of staff has been off long term sick (18months) and his ssp stopped at 28wks, & he is now on disability benefits, how long do we have to keep a job open for and do holidays accrue? He may … read more
Ben Jones
Ben Jones
UK Lawyer
Legal Practice Course
60,451 satisfied customers
My employee has been off work ill from 31march 2012 following
My employee has been off work ill from 31march 2012 following an operation on his hand which has now resulted in him not been able to carry out his job as a chef. He has only provided me with a sick n… read more
Ben Jones
Ben Jones
UK Lawyer
Legal Practice Course
60,451 satisfied customers
I am employed as a Manager with a care company. I am due to
I am employed as a Manager with a care company. I am due to sign my contract tomorrow however my contract states position of Co-Ordinator (which is a downgrade from a Manager). It also states that SSP… read more
INC
INC
Solicitor-Advocate
Master's Degree
23 satisfied customers
I have an employee who has been signed off work for 2 weeks
I have an employee who has been signed off work for 2 weeks due to a stress reaction and when due to returned had an additional sick note for 2 weeks again due to stress reactuion. The reason for stre… read more
Jenny McKenzie
Jenny McKenzie
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,940 satisfied customers
i work in a chemist and my husband was ill and had to go into
i work in a chemist and my husband was ill and had to go into hospital for operation and he was in for 3 weeks and for the first week i was off work because of stress and worry i told work why i was o… read more
Ben Jones
Ben Jones
UK Lawyer
Legal Practice Course
60,451 satisfied customers
I have a number of Polish staff in my business. All have learnt
I have a number of Polish staff in my business. All have learnt English during their employment apart from two. After 2-3 years, their English has not improved at all. I wish to make fluency in Englis… read more
Jenny McKenzie
Jenny McKenzie
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,940 satisfied customers
I have an employee who has had alot of absences due to sickness
I have an employee who has had alot of absences due to sickness over the last few years. He has had 14 days on sick already this year & yesterday handed in another sick note for 2 weeks. This is appar… read more
Ben Jones
Ben Jones
UK Lawyer
Legal Practice Course
60,451 satisfied customers
I would like some advice regarding an employee please. One
I would like some advice regarding an employee please. One of our employees is currently off sick and has been so since 31st January 2011. We did initially pay him SSP for two weeks but upon taking le… read more
Ben Jones
Ben Jones
UK Lawyer
Legal Practice Course
60,451 satisfied customers
EMPLOYMENT LAW Hi, can you help My sister has just been
EMPLOYMENT LAW Hi, can you help? My sister has just been diagnosed with Uterous and Rectal Cancer. She currently has 1 months medical leave. Can you tell me what her rights are under employment law re… read more
Ben Jones
Ben Jones
UK Lawyer
Legal Practice Course
60,451 satisfied customers
Hi. My new employer would like me to sign a contract which
Hi. My new employer would like me to sign a contract which includes a non-compete clause of 6 months. I work for a specialist cycle distibutor and was headhunted by my current emplyer from a very simi… read more
Jenny McKenzie
Jenny McKenzie
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,940 satisfied customers
I recently returned to work after the sudden death of my husband
I recently returned to work after the sudden death of my husband - however in my absence my line manager bad mismanaged the expectations of one of my team (assumptions of promotion and that I would no… read more
Jenny McKenzie
Jenny McKenzie
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,940 satisfied customers
Hi, I have currently been off work with work related stress
Hi, I have currently been off work with work related stress and Depression since July. I have a history of Depression and have been on Anti Depressant medication since 2000, when I suffered a nervous … read more
Jenny McKenzie
Jenny McKenzie
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,940 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

A quick response, a succinct and helpful answer in simple English. I believe I can now confront the counter party with confidence -- worth the 30 bucks!

RickLeeds, UK

I did not know a French Law service existed and I was very impressed with the speed of reply --- very professional. Many thanks!

Ms. BakerAlfafar, Spain

Thank you so much for your help. Your answers were really useful and came back so quickly. Great!

MaggieUSA

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Ben Jones

Ben Jones

UK Lawyer

60,451 satisfied customers

Qualified Employment Solicitor

Jenny McKenzie

Jenny McKenzie

1,940 satisfied customers

10 Years of experience in Employment Law and HR

UKSolicitorJA

UKSolicitorJA

Solicitor

396 satisfied customers

solicitor

John Knox

John Knox

Solicitor

72 satisfied customers

Solicitor and Advocate

Kasare

Kasare

Solicitor

35 satisfied customers

LLB (Hons)

Buachaill

Buachaill

Barrister

24 satisfied customers

17 years experience

INC

INC

Solicitor-Advocate

23 satisfied customers

LL.B, Pg.Dip, LL.M, M.B.A (Pending), Solicitor-Advocate. UK Practising Certificate issued by SRA., DIFC Courts Registered (Dubai)

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x