Tag Archives | unfair dismissal

Employment tribunal decisions 27.01.14 to 02.02.14: £37,000 for bus driver dismissed after blackout crash

A round-up of links to stories about employment tribunal rulings reported in the week beginning 27 January 2014, during which it emerged that a bus driver who blacked out while driving a double-decker has been awarded £37,000 for unfair dismissal.
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Employment tribunal decisions 20.01.14 to 26.01.14: Tribunal holds that Equality Act 2010 prohibits caste discrimination

A round-up of links to stories about employment tribunal rulings reported in the week beginning 20 January 2014, during which an employment tribunal found that the current wording of the Equality Act 2010 allows for caste discrimination claims.
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Employment tribunal decisions 13.01.14 to 19.01.14: Bus driver fairly dismissed for rude gestures to motorist

A round-up of links to stories about employment tribunal rulings reported in the week beginning 13 January 2014, during which an employment tribunal found that a bus driver who made rude gestures to a motorist was fairly dismissed.
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Employment tribunal decisions 06.01.14 to 12.01.14: Sexually harassed TV presenter dismissed for reacting on air with rude gesture

A round-up of links to stories about employment tribunal rulings reported in the week beginning 6 January 2014, during which a TV presenter was found to have been sexually harassed, having been dismissed for making a rude gesture live on air after she heard an insult through her earpiece.
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Employment tribunal decisions 16.12.13 to 05.01.14: Ulster Bank employee “may have stolen up to £500,000” from vault

A round-up of links to stories about employment tribunal rulings reported in the weeks beginning 16, 23 and 30 December 2013, during which the BBC reported that a tribunal hearing has suggested that an Ulster Bank employee may have stolen up to £500,000 from the bank’s vault.
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Employment tribunal decisions 09.12.13 to 15.12.13: Labour party activist argues dismissal from jobcentre was because of “democratic socialist” beliefs

A round-up of links to stories about employment tribunal rulings reported in the week beginning 9 December 2013, during which we reported that a tribunal has heard allegations that a jobcentre worker who has long been politically active with the Labour Party was dismissed because of his “democratic socialist” views.… continue

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Employment tribunal decisions 02.12.13 to 08.12.13: £52,000 for racially abused Indian factory worker

A round-up of links to stories about employment tribunal rulings reported in the week beginning 2 December 2013, during which a tribunal awarded over £52,000 to an Indian factory worker who was subjected to a lengthy campaign of racial abuse.
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Employment tribunal decisions 25.11.13 to 01.12.13: “Wiccan” mocked and later dismissed after Halloween shift changes wins religious discrimination claim

A round-up of links to stories about employment tribunal rulings reported in the week beginning 25 November 2013, during which a tribunal found that a “Wicca” follower who claimed that she was mocked and later dismissed after switching her shifts to celebrate All Hallows’ Eve was discriminated against because of… continue

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Employment tribunal decisions 18.11.13 to 24.11.13: Unfair dismissal of Portuguese care worker with poor English who used single rude word

A round-up of links to stories about employment tribunal rulings reported in the week beginning 18 November 2013, during which a tribunal awarded nearly £15,000 to a Portuguese care worker with a poor grasp of English who used a single inappropriate word in the presence of a member of the… continue

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Employment tribunal decisions 11.11.13 to 17.11.13: Horseracing pundit John McCririck loses age discrimination claim

A round-up of links to stories about employment tribunal rulings reported in the week beginning 11 November 2013, during which horseracing pundit John McCririck lost his age discrimination claim that he brought against Channel 4 after he was not chosen to front its racing programme in 2012.
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