Virgo Fidelis Senior School v Boyle  IRLR 268 EAT
Reports relating to this case:
- 18 August 2006
Legislation protecting whistleblowers was introduced seven years ago. This article reviews the legislation and considers some of the substantial body of case law arising out of it. It also looks at the components of an effective whistleblowing policy.
- 1 April 2004
In Virgo Fidelis School v Boyle  IRLR 268 EAT, the Employment Appeal Tribunal held that awards of compensation for injury to feelings in whistleblowing cases should be based on the guidelines set out by the Court of Appeal in Vento v Chief Constable of West Yorkshire Police  IRLR 102 for race and sex discrimination cases.
Case round-up: small employer exemption on accommodating disabled staff; and injury to feelings awards
- 2 March 2004
This week's case round-up from Eversheds, covering: small employer exemption on accommodating disabled staff; and injury to feelings awards.