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Failure to provide signer for interview

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    Murphy v Sheffield Hallam University [1998] ET/2800489/98 (0 other reports)

An employer's failure to provide a sign interpreter during the interview of a profoundly deaf applicant was unlawful disability discrimination, rules a Sheffield employment tribunal (Chair: A J Glossop) in Murphy v Sheffield Hallam University.

Martin Murphy, who is profoundly deaf, applied for the position of Learner Support Coordinator with Sheffield Hallam University on 21 November 1997.