Risby v London Borough of Waltham Forest EAT/0318/15

Reports relating to this case:

  • Dismissal of paraplegic employee angry over lack of wheelchair access

    22 August 2016

    The Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) held that it could be discrimination arising from disability to dismiss a disabled employee who used racist language after becoming angry about not being able to access a training venue. Clare Gregory and Aaron Lyons explain the implications of this decision for employers.