Crafting an effective separation policy requires detailed understanding of the complex laws governing severance and restructuring practices and protections for employees
in different markets. Mercer’s 2013 Severance Policies around the World helps employers to design a competitive and legally stipulated policy that addresses:
- Current information on severance policies and statutory practices in 64 countries.
- Cost, duration, and complexity of workforce reduction.
- Legal requirements on individual and collective dismissals.
The report assists employers in effectively handling involuntary terminations of service.
Severance Policies around the World