Masiak v City Restaurants (UK) Ltd [1999] IRLR 780 EAT

Reports relating to this case:

  • Public danger justifies refusal to carry out work

    Date:
    1 May 1999

    In Masiak v City Restaurants (UK) Ltd, the Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) holds that the right of employees to take appropriate steps to protect "other persons" from danger they believe to be serious and imminent can extend to members of the public.