Under the microscope: disciplinary investigations and the role of HR

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Under the microscope: disciplinary investigations and the role of HR

Published 17 octubre 2016

Recent case law highlights that tribunals are taking an increasingly forensic approach in assessing the fairness of disciplinary investigations for the purposes of s.98(4) ERA.

The broad lens through which the reasonableness of an investigation is judged ‘in the round’ has given way to a judicial microscope, focused sharply on specific aspects of the employer’s investigation process.

DAC Beachcroft Partner, Richard Loxley, discusses disciplinary investigations and the role of HR in an article recently published in the ELA. Click here to read more.

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