Today the Ministry of Justice has published the annyal Employement Tribunal and EAT statistics up to the 31 March 2012.
A few of the key statistics are:
- 15% fall in the number of ET claims
- costs awards up from 487 to 1,411 (an astonishing 92% being awarded in favour of Respondents)
- Mean average unfair dismissal award - £9,133. Median average unfair dismissal award - £4,560