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Single act of negligent omission amounted to gross misconduct

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    Adesokan v Sainsbury’s Supermarkets Ltd [2017] IRLR 346 CA (0 other reports)

Adesokan v Sainsbury's Supermarkets Ltd [2017] IRLR 346 CA

gross misconduct | negligence | failure to act

The Court of Appeal has held that an employee's failure to take action to remedy a situation was a serious dereliction of his duty that amounted to gross misconduct.