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For over 30 years, we’ve helped UK employers avoid risk and free up their time. And we can do the same for you.

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Some employment issues can’t wait. So when you need quick answers or urgent advice, our experts are always here to take your call – 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

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There’s no limit to how often you can call us for free support. Whenever you face an issue with staff, you have unlimited employment law advice at your fingertips.

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TUPE rules

TUPE is a complex process – but we’re here to make it easy for you. Employers Direct is on hand to offer expert free advice on TUPE, helping you avoid expensive pitfalls that could leave your business exposed.


Absence management

Staff absence can cost employers as much as £600 per year per employee. To make substantial savings and find an effective solution to the problem, discover free advice from Employers Direct.


Employee dismissal

Protect yourself from legal risk with free advice on dismissals and case employment law. We provide expert advice exclusively for employers.


Maternity advice

Do you know where you stand with staff maternity leave and pay? Are you aware of your responsibilities as an employer? What maternity rights do employees have? Call today to find out.


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The Employers Direct helpline is 100% free to use. And you can call whenever you need support – it’s unlimited advice for all employers in the UK.

Employers Direct is here to help small business owners in the UK. So if you manage staff and have a question about HR or employment law, you’re in the right place.

When you call Employers Direct, you’ll speak to a UK-based employment law expert. Our advisers have years of experience in supporting business owners through complex situations, like redundancies or TUPE.

You can call Employers Direct whenever you have a question or concern about managing staff. That includes issues relating to dismissals, conduct, absences, and more.

Every employer needs to follow Acas Code of Practice. If not, you could open yourself up to legal risk by not following employment law. That’s why our advisers only ever provide advice that meets Acas guidelines.

Through Employers Direct, you’ll receive personalised advice to help you manage a specific situation. Instead of simply offering generic guidance, your adviser will work with you to understand your desired outcome – within UK employment law rules.

As Employers Direct is a 24-hour helpline, you can call at any time that suits you. So whether you work night shifts or you’d rather call out of hours, you can always get the support you need.

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