HC Deb 22 January 1980 vol 977 c129W
Mr. Greville Janner

asked the Secretary of State for Employment what percentage of unfair dismissal claims made to industrial tribunals failed in the last period for which records are now available.

Mr. Jim Lester

In 1978, the last period for which figures are available, 72 per cent. of unfair dismissal cases heard by industrial tribunals were dismissed.