Betts and others v Brintel Helicopters Ltd and KLM ERA Helicopters (UK) Ltd [1996] IRLR 45 HC

Reports relating to this case:

  • Transfer of undertakings: No jurisdiction to restrain dismissal of transferred employees

    Date:
    1 March 1996

    Employees were entitled to a declaration that their employment had automatically been transferred under the Transfer of Undertakings Regulations, when a new contractor took over from their employer a contract for the provision of helicopter services to and from North Sea oil rigs, holds the High Court in Betts and others v Brintel Helicopters Ltd and KLM ERA Helicopters (UK) Ltd.