Good practice guidance discussing supporting redundancy survivors, including why employees develop survivor syndrome and what practical and emotional support employers can give to survivors to help them make a success of the new structure.
IRS revisited 91 organisations that had provided information on redundancies to measure the ongoing impact of redundancies and subsequent redundancy programmes. This article also provides a wide range of guidance and advice available on XpertHR.
The emotional and physical impact of experiencing the loss of colleagues during redundancies, known as the "survivor syndrome", has implications for employers as well as for the health of their staff; this IRS survey investigates what is being done to counteract the syndrome's damaging toll.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to redundancy survivors.