A Guiding Hand Through Employment Law

“Protected me from the pitfalls of employment law without a heart-stopping size invoice.”

Debbie Elderton, Proprietor, Arcana Hair, Beauty and Specialist Treatment Centre

Employment Law. As a business you can’t avoid it, but understanding and ensuring you meet the requirements can be time consuming, confusing and worrying. Get it wrong, and it can be costly too.

Su Allen HR is a team of qualified and experienced Human Resources Consultants providing cost effective, outsourced HR services to businesses of all sizes across the UK.

We know employment law inside out. Whether you’re looking for hands-on help in dealing with absence or performance issues, or you need solid advice to enable you to meet your obligations as an employer, we can provide you with all the support you need.

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The Government has been making numerous changes to employment legislation over the last year or so however, what we learn about in the news is rarely the full picture and employers are at risk of being lulled into a false sense of security.

For example, some employers may believe that the introduction of pre-termination negotiations (confidential discussions with employees about issues, with a view to terminating employment on agreed terms) allows them to address concerns as they see fit, without any fear of the conversation being used against them in a tribunal. This is not the case. If the conversation is deemed to be discriminatory or ‘improper’, or if any subsequent dismissal is categorised as ‘automatically unfair’, then the conversation loses its protection and can be used in evidence.

Likewise, many employers still misunderstand the implications of the claim period for ordinary unfair dismissal (which increased from 1 to 2 years in 2012) and are putting themselves at risk of lengthy employment disputes.

If you’re not 100% sure you know the full facts about employment legislation and the changes we are facing, contact us now. Whatever your business, whatever your concerns, we offer no-nonsense advice and practical support to ensure you comply fully with all relevant legislation. No fuss. No worry. No costly mistakes.

Your HR problems solved

“Sorted out all the problems left behind by the previous three HR companies we had used.”

Peter Lockey, MD, The Puppet Company Ltd

We focus on results.

We don’t just give advice and then leave you to get on with it. We work side by side with you to get the job done, providing as much or as little hands-on support as you need. Not only does this ensure you get the commercially-sound results you want, but you start to build your own knowledge and skills at the same time, naturally and easily.

Our straightforward, results-led approach offers the following benefits to your business:

  • Improved employee performance, leading to increased business efficiency and productivity.
  • Cost savings as a result of reductions in absence and employee turnover.
  • Time saved dealing with Human Resources issues.  More time available to run your business.
  • Confidence that your HR systems and documents meet legal requirements – reduced risk of tribunal or prosecution.
  • No more HR headaches!

Call Su Allen HR now to find out how we can benefit your business. Telephone 01582 883299.