In the current economic climate, an increasing number of employers are looking at ways of making cost savings. Unfortunately for many employers they will have no option other than to consider making redundancies. If you are considering making staff redundant speak to our employment law experts for advice on the correct procedures, 0844 243 5434.
Where redundancies are considered it is important for employers to seek advice from specialist employment solicitors to ensure they are following best practice. Although many employers will have perfectly legitimate reasons for making redundancies, it is still important that employers follow a reasonable procedure which involves consultation, a fair basis for selection and consideration of alternatives before arriving at the decision to make employees redundant.
Stephensons’ employment solicitors will be at hand to resolve any concerns you have and guide you through this process. We will help minimise the risk of the potential for any claims and deal with all the formalities for you.
Our solicitors recognise that depending on your circumstances, you may require different levels of assistance, so we aim to tailor our advice to suit your needs. From the outset we will give you a clear indication as to the level of costs you are likely to incur, whether you require full assistance during all stages of the process or you require a less hands on approach. We can also offer advice on ways in which you can prevent Employment Tribunal claims from progressing in the event of a dispute through Compromise Agreements.
Our specialist solicitors pride themselves in tailoring our service to the client’s individual needs and aim to make the process as painless as possible. Furthermore with a clear indication being provided as to the level of costs you will incur from the outset, you will have piece of mind in knowing exactly what you will receive for your money.
If you have any queries about redundancy procedures please contact us.