Purposive construction of "racial grounds"
This report relates to 1 case(s)
Weathersfield Ltd t/a Van & Truck Rentals v Sargent  IRLR 94 CA (2 other reports)
In Weathersfield Ltd t/a Van & Truck Rentals v Sargent the Court of Appeal has ruled that an employee is unfavourably treated on racial grounds if they are required to carry out a racially discriminatory policy, even though the instruction concerns others of a different racial group to themselves.
Mrs Sargent was recruited by Van & Truck Rentals as a receptionist.