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Direct discrimination: Court of Appeal rules on perceived disability

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    Chief Constable of Norfolk v Coffey [2019] IRLR 805 CA (0 other reports)

Chief Constable of Norfolk v Coffey [2019] IRLR 805 CA

disability discrimination | direct discrimination | perceived disability | progressive condition

In Chief Constable of Norfolk v Coffey, the Court of Appeal upheld the tribunal decision that a police constabulary had directly discriminated against an officer because of its perception that her medical condition could develop into a disability in the future.