An employment tribunal is an independent body that resolves disputes between an employee and their employer.
You can make a claim against your employer at an employment tribunal if you think you’ve been treated unfairly or the company has broken the law.
The most common claims at an employment tribunal involve:
Is it like going to court?
Attending an employment tribunal is similar to attending court but it is open to the public. Your case will be decided by a tribunal judge, unless it is a discrimination claim - these require a three person tribunal.
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