§ Mr. Hancock
To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what briefings are given to reservists on the Reserve Forces (Safeguard of Employment) Act 1985.
§ Mr. Caplin
When called-out, reservists are provided with a copy of Joint Service Publication (JSP) 532 Guidance for reservists returning to civilian employment following a period of mobilised service. This publication explains the re- employment rights of reservists and, if necessary, how to go about formally seeking reinstatement under the Reserve Forces (Safeguard of Employment) Act 1985.