Picariello v Star Service Stations Ltd [1993] IT/24293/93

Reports relating to this case:

  • Man loses claim based on woman swearing

    Date:
    1 September 1994

    A petrol station worker who was embarrassed by his manageress using the word "fuck" did not suffer a detriment within the meaning of the Sex Discrimination Act 1975, according to a Southampton industrial tribunal (Chair: J Hollow) in Picariello v Star Service Stations Ltd.