Is failing a drug test a reason for an automatic dismissal?

Dec 20, 2018 A recent decision made by the Employment Tribunal has highlighted the importance of not treating a positive drug test result as a reason for automatic dismissal.

Handing notice in to a job is not always a letter of resignation

Oct 09, 2018 A letter that sets out one months’ notice should not be automatically assumed as a letter of resignation, an EAT Judge has confirmed. In the case of East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation

5 Reasons for a fair dismissal

Aug 21, 2018 Dismissal occurs when an employer decides to terminate the employment relationship. And, since the Supreme Court ruled that tribunal fees were a barrier to justice, claims against employers have incre