OCS Cleaning Scotland Ltd v Oag EAT/1406/97

Reports relating to this case:

  • Employers should investigate before dismissing

    Date:
    1 October 1998

    In OCS Cleaning Scotland Ltd v Alistair Oag, the Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) emphasises that employers must always investigate their employees' breaches of safety rules before they take disciplinary action, even where an employee admits to the breaches.