- Succession Planning & Promotions
- Company Reorganisation & Restructures
Company Reorganisation & Restructures, Succession Planning & Promotions
A sudden downturn in work, the closure of a site, a change in direction or the introduction of new technology may lead to thinking about whether you have the right employees in the right roles.
You might have an idea of what you want to do however, ensuring you have the right process in place to support these changes is essential. Legal compliance is key, we can help you follow the correct procedure, at the correct time so you don’t find yourself sitting on the wrong side of the law.
We can assist with devising selection matrices where there are more employees than there are jobs available. We can ensure that the employees are communicated with and that all of the documentation and correspondence is in place. We can be with you every step of the way, either on the phone or in person.
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If you have any questions simply call or email us and we’ll discuss next steps.
TUPE stands for Transfer of Undertakings Protection of Employment rights.
There are two situations when the TUPE regulations may apply; business transfers and service provision transfers.
In business transfers
The TUPE regulations apply if a business or part of a business moves to a new owner or merges with another business to make a brand new employer.
In service provision transfers
The TUPE regulations apply in the following situations:
- a contractor takes over activities from a client (known as outsourcing).
- a new contractor takes over activities from another contractor (known as re-tendering).
- a client takes over activities from a contractor (known as in sourcing).
The most common type of service provision transfer includes office cleaning or catering.
Are you considering buying or merging with another company? Or selling all or part of your business?
The TUPE regulations are complicated and prescriptive and put various obligations on the Transferee employer and Transferor employer. A breach of the regulations could really leave you in hot water and a hefty financial penalty.
What is TUPE for?
In essence, It protects employees and their benefits when their employer changes owing to a business transfer or service provision transfer and it sets out a process of consultation.
We have assisted many client employers with establishing whether TUPE applies to them, taking them through the process and supporting with employee consultations and all associated paperwork and letters. Let us help you ensure you are doing things right which is compliant with Employment Law.
As with all our services, you will be allocated a lead HR Professional who will plan the process with you, ensuring we meet the needs of your business. We are flexible in our communication methods, offering telephone conference calls, zoom, Microsoft teams meetings or face-to-face, whatever works for you.
If you have any questions on how we can help guide you through this complex area simply call or email us and we’ll discuss next steps.
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