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Know your rights


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     Trade Union Congress
Includes information on your rights as work, as well as contact details for individual trade unions.
     Tailored Interactive Guidance on Employment Rigths (TIGER)
Department of Trade and Industry site giving guidance and information on UK employment law. Sections on employment relations, National Minimum Wage and Maternity Rights.
     Pay Wizzard
This website allows workers to compare their pay with those of others doing similar work, while providing visitors with information on employment rights.
     Parents at Work
Sources of information for working parents on employment rights and helpful advice on childcare and flexible working.
     NACAB – Advice guide
This site, set up by the National Citizens Advice Bureaux, gives basic information on your rights. It gives a broad outline of where you stand and what you can do.
     Muslim Women’s Helpline
The Muslim Women’s Helpline aims to provide any Muslim girl or woman in a crisis with a free, confidential listening service and referral to Islamic consultants plus practica help and information where required.
     Low Pay Unit
The site contains information on the Low Pay Unit’s campaigns, statistics on low pay and inequality, and advice leaflets on employment rights.
     Law Centres
Law centres provide a free and independent professional legal advice service to people who live or working their catchment areas.
     Labour Research Department
Provide news and information for Trade Unionists, workers and the labour movement on key workplace issues such as work/life balance, redundancy, pensions and more.
     Employment Tribunals
The Employment Tribunals are judicial bodies established to resolve disputes over employment rights. The website provides information about the tribunals and guidance about how to apply to them, both in England and Wales, and in Scotland.
     Disability Rights Commission
Working towards a society where all disabled people can participate fully as equal citizens.
     Community Legal Service
Legal help and information in England and Wales
     Commission for Racial Equality
Advice and information on race equality.
     ACAS – Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service
Mediating in employment; advice on good industrial relations practice, including equal pay.