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A redundancy is a particular type of dismissal which happens when a job is no longer needed by the employer. Redundancy comes with additional requirements and rights compared to other types of dismissal.
Where to start
What are my rights after I've been made redundant?
Your employer has a responsibility to treat you fairly while you're made redundant. Check out what rights you have when you've been made redundant.
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What is a Protective Award?
One of the ways your employer can screw you over is by not consulting you if you’ve been made redundant as part of a mass redundancy. Learn about the Protective Award that compensates you for this!
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Templates you can use in redundancy cases
These document and letter templates are useful in cases of redundancy.
Data Subject Access Request DSAR letter template
Find evidence for your claim by getting your personal data from your employer with a Data Subject Access Request letter.
ET1 Particulars of Claim template
Get the ET1 form right with our Particulars of Claim template. Set out the background and details of your Tribunal claim, professionally and effectively.
Help a friend or colleague
Become a discrimination first aider
Become a first responder in times of crisis – someone that others can come to for help, trained in the basics of what rights employees have, discrimination law and work and what steps they can take next.
How to support friends having a tough time at work
Helping your friend or family member through work-related issues can be tricky. Find out how best you can support them during these tough times.
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