Giwa-Osagie v (1) Hall (2) Doncaster Royal Infirmary & Montagu Hospital Trust [1992] IT/53955/91

Reports relating to this case:

  • Disbelieved black doctor awarded £7,500

    Date:
    1 June 1993

    In Giwa-Osagie v (1) Hall (2) Doncaster Royal Infirmary & Montagu Hospital Trust a Sheffield industrial tribunal (Chair: A J D Glossop) awards £7,500 compensation, including £2,500 for injury to feelings, to a Nigerian doctor who had been discriminated against on grounds of race because it had been automatically assumed by hospital management that because he was black he was guilty of an alleged sexual assault on a white member of staff.