Employment law cases

Safeway Stores plc v Burrell [1997] IRLR 200 EAT

Reports relating to this case:

  • Redundancy: New three-stage test for redundancy

    15 April 1997

    In Safeway Stores plc v Burrell, the EAT rejects both the "contract test" and the "function test" for determining whether an employee was dismissed by reason of redundancy.