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Tesco facing £4,000,000,000 equal pay claim from shop workers paid less than warehouse workers

It is believed that up to 200,000 staff could be affected by the claim (Picture: Getty)

Supermarket giant Tesco is reportedly facing Britain’s largest ever equal pay claim with a bill potentially running to £4 billion.

Law firm Leigh Day has launched legal action against the company on behalf of nearly 100 shop assistants who claim they are paid up to £3 an hour less than their male warehouse workers, the Guardian reported.

The paper said that up to 200,000 staff could be affected by the claim, but Tesco said they work hard to ensure all staff are paid ‘fairly and equally’.

It is reported that claims have been submitted to conciliation body… Read the full story

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