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ET statistics for January to March 2019 show single claims increased by 6%

Makbool Javaid

Ministry of Justice employment tribunal statistics for January to March 2019 show that 9,500 single claims were received, together with 19,000 multiple claims, an increase of 6% and 13% respectively, compared to the same period last year. The most common complaint was unlawful deductions from pay, followed by unfair dismissal, with equal pay third. During this period, 26% of the cases disposed of were ACAS conciliated settlements, 22% were withdrawn, 11% were struck out and 11% were successful at hearing.

The updates are kindly provided by Simons Muirhead & Burton Law firm

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