Langdon v British Nursing Association [1999] ET/1401946/99

Reports relating to this case:

  • Decency/privacy GOQ applied

    1 September 2000

    It was not unlawful to refuse a male nurse work caring for a terminally ill elderly woman because there were circumstances in which the patient might have reasonably objected to a male carer in order to preserve her own decency and privacy, rules a Bristol employment tribunal (Chair: C G Toomer) in Langdon v British Nursing Association.