Higgins v Empatico Childrens Services Ltd [1999] ET/2603326/98

Reports relating to this case:

  • Dismissal for refusal to work day shift unlawful

    Date:
    1 March 2000

    In Higgins v Empatico Childrens Services Ltd a Nottingham employment tribunal (Chair: S Keevash) has held that it was indirect sex discrimination to require a woman working night shifts to work days, where she could not make satisfactory childcare arrangements.