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Private Sector Warning: be prepared for equal pay claims

It is estimated that as many as nearly 600,000 supermarket workers could be entitled to bring equal pay claims. Solicitor Philip Loftus offers advice…

The ‘Big Four’ UK supermarket chains may have to pay the price for alleged lack of compliance with discrimination legislation, with recent reports suggesting that they could be facing a total bill of up to £10 billion due to new and ongoing equal pay claims.. It is estimated that as many as nearly 600,000 workers could be entitled to bring equal pay claims.

Now that equal pay issues have well and truly arrived in the private sector, it is important for employers in all industries to be aware of their equal pay responsibilities, especially at a time of heightened awareness regarding issues such as discrimination and equality.

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December 18, 2018

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