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Smith v Carpets International UK plc [1997] IT/1800507/97

Reports relating to this case:

  • Suspension of epileptic not unlawful

    Date:
    1 December 1997

    In Smith v Carpets International UK plc an employment tribunal held that an employer was justified in asking an epileptic who had dizzy spells to do alternative work in a warehouse, due to health and safety concerns.