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Preventing people Problems: “TUPE or not TUPE?


Q: We have decided to outsource our cleaning and know TUPE applies but one of our long-serving staff says the company we have chosen is rubbish and she won’t transfer her employment to them. What happens next?

A: She is probably feeling very vulnerable if she has been with you a long time. Try and arrange a meeting for her with the new company so they can reassure her. However, if she refuses to transfer then she will effectively have resigned.

Via HRdept exeter

If you have more questions about HR please contact Belinda Newton from the HRdept in Exeter