Higgins v Home Counties Newspapers Holdings plc [1997] IT/46105/96

Reports relating to this case:

  • Employer not liable for sexual harassment

    Date:
    1 March 1998

    In Higgins v Home Counties Newspapers Holdings plc a Bedford industrial tribunal (Chair: C Tribe) holds that an employer that had widely publicised equal opportunities and sexual harassment policies, which it took seriously, and whose managers were given awareness training, was not liable for the sexual harassment of one manager by another.