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Definition of Acas
What does Acas mean?
- [aviation] Airborne Collision Avoidance System
- synonym: TCAS
- [British] Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service
Acas: The Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service is a Crown non-departmental public body of the Government of the United Kingdom. Its purpose is to improve organisations and working life through the promotion and facilitation of strong industrial relations practice. It may do this through a number of mediums such as arbitration or mediation, although the service is perhaps best known for its collective conciliation function - that is resolving disputes between groups of employees or workers, often represented by a trade union, and their employers. Acas is an independent and impartial organisation that does not side with a particular party, but rather will help the parties to reach suitable resolutions in a dispute.
- official website: www.acas.org.uk
Acas a.k.a. Acâș: Acâş is a rural municipality of 2,792 inhabitants situated in Satu Mare County, Romania. It is composed of four villages: Acâş, Ganaş, Mihăieni and Unimăt.
- part of Romania
ACAS a.k.a. Traffic collision avoidance system: A traffic collision avoidance system or traffic alert and collision avoidance system is an aircraft collision avoidance system designed to reduce the incidence of mid-air collisions between aircraft. It monitors the airspace around an aircraft for other aircraft equipped with a corresponding active transponder, independent of air traffic control, and warns pilots of the presence of other transponder-equipped aircraft which may present a threat of mid-air collision. It is a type of airborne collision avoidance system mandated by the International Civil Aviation Organization to be fitted to all aircraft with a maximum take-off mass of over 5,700 kg or authorized to carry more than 19 passengers.
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A Complete Self-study Course for OCR and CILT Examinations by Clive Pidgeon
ACAS is a body that has been established in order to: ○○ help to improve the working relationship between employers and trade unions; ○○ act as a single point of contact when trade unions and employers cannot bring about a resolution ...
ADR in Action by Karl J Mackie, Karl Mackie
ACAS is a statutory body with a number of significant strands of responsibility and a shopping bag of dispute resolution methods: individual conciliation(in the context oflegal claims), conciliation, mediation andarbitration in collective disputes, ...
by Michael Powell
ACAS is a government body which is set up to promote the improvement of industrial relations and to encourage the extension of collective bargaining and the development and reform of collective bargaining machinery — in short it's who you ...
An International Perspective by Gary Rees, Paul Smith
Although funded by the UK government, Acas is an independent organization, set up in 1975 to provide confidential and impartial advice to both employers and employees. It works with small and large organizations, individual employees and ...
British Civilization (2013)
A Student's Dictionary by John Oakland
Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service, the (ACAS) (employment and industry) ACAS is an independent, cov- ERNMENT-financed organization, established in 1975. It consists of independent members and representatives from both ...
Business in Context (2010)
An Introduction to Business and Its Environment by David Needle
ACAS is a state mechanism, which attempts to influence the conduct of industrial relations without either party having recourse to the use of law. As we will see later in the chapter, the extent of state intervention in HR matters varies between ...
Proceedings of the 6th CIRP International Seminar on Computer-Aided Tolerancing, University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands, 22–24 March, 1999 by Fred van Houten, Hubert Kals
The ACAS is a cylindrical zone located at the center of the actual mating cylinder, oriented with respect to the primary datum. To simplify the explanation of the method, only cylindrical internal features are used and the primary datum is ...
Business Studies for You (1996)
by David Needham, Robert Dransfield
1 ACAS is an independent body which seeks to help management and employees to arrive at mutually beneficial solutions to industrial problems. 18 12 Health and Safety is the responsibility of both the individual employee and of the ...
Personnel Practice (2002)
by Malcolm Martin, Tricia Jackson
ACAS is a body set up by the Government but which is required to act impartially in seeking to promote good industrial relations. lts services are available both to employers and individuals, and it receives enquiries from both sources in ...
Pimean Acas is a quadrilateral pyramid of colossal proportions, but of forbidding appearance in its present state; though, like ...
by Adrian Wilkinson, Stewart Johnstone
Acas Embleton, S. and L. Brown (2014), Long-term sickness absence: five tricky issues for employers, Employers' Law,
The Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service (Acas) was established in the UK as a statutory body under the ...
by Jonathan Law
Advisory Conciliation and Arbitration Service (ACAS) A UK government body set up in 1975 to mediate in industrial disputes in both the public and private sectors. Its findings are not binding on either side, but carry considerable weight.
by Edmund Heery, Mike Noon
ACAS is a tripartite institution whose council consists of an independent chair and representatives of business, labour, and academia, and whose workforce consists of civil servants specializing in industrial relations advice and dispute ...
A Students' Guide by John Oakland
Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service, the (ACAS) Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service, the (ACAS) (employment and industry) ACAS is an independent, government-financed organization, established in 1975 . It consists of ...
by Annie Phillips
ACAS The Arbitration, Conciliation and Advisory Services. Founded in 1974, ACAS is considered to be the national employment relations expert. It is a public body funded by taxpayers and run by a council of members from business, unions ...
A Dictionary of Law (2015)
by Jonathan Law
ACAS lots, the purchaser of each lot may be required to accept an examined abstract or epitome in lieu of the original title deeds, accompanied by an * acknowledgment and undertaking. abuse of a dominant position Unlawful activities by ...
by Donald Rutherford
ACAS. (830) See: Advisory, Conciliation andArbitration Service (UK). Accelerated.
by Joseph Segen
ACAS. Cardiology A clinical trial–Asymptomatic Carotid Atherosclerosis Study which evaluated the 5yr risk of fatal and nonfatal strokeprimary outcome in patients with asymptomatic but severe carotid atherosclerosis. See Carotid stenosis ...
by Chris Cook
ACAS. Arbitration and Conciliation Advisory Service, established in Britain in 1975. The Employment Protection Bill introduced by the Labour ...
by J. Rostron, Robert Hardy-Pickering, Laura Tatham, Linda Wright
Advisory Conciliation and Arbitration Service (ACAS) to be expedient in the interests of amenity or public safety. A wide range of advertisements is exempt from the need for formal consent, but permission is required for agents' boards above a ...
by John Paxton
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ACAS. Comment.' ACAS has three roles: it will oonciliate in a dispute if asked; it advises employers, trade unions and employees on matters concerning industrial relations; it arbitrates in cases where industrial disputes cannot be settled ...
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