Employment Tribunal Statistics Published

The Employment Tribunal’s quarterly statistics have recently been published. The most significant point to note is that Her Majesty’s Courts and Tribunals Service has recorded an increase in receipts and case load outstanding (up 31% and 21% respectively) this quarter compared to the same quarter in 2016.  Single Employment Tribunal Claims this quarter have increased by 90% and multiple Employment Tribunal Claims have increased by 467%.  These statistics also note that 3400 employment tribunal fee refund payments have been made, with value of approximately £2.8m.