Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service


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Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service

An independent statutory body established in the UK to promote improved industrial relations and development of collective bargaining. Its remit has expanded to encompass individual matters such as unfair dismissal, redundancy, equal pay for equal value, and sex, racial and disability discrimination.
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Richards say the broad aim is to help employers Peter Richards, director of the Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service in Wales Picture: ROBERT PARRY JONESdevelop the right approach to employing people.
In 1974 the Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service was created.
As of last month, a former law on workplace discipline and grievance procedures has been replaced with an Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service (ACAS) code of practice.
ACAS stands for Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service.
ACAS, the Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service, has recommended a second employment specialist.
WORKERS in the West Midlands last year took an average of 10 days off sick, a survey by the Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service (ACAS) has revealed.