Tag: sickness absence

Urso v Department for Work & Pensions (Disability Discrimination)

URSO v DEPARTMENT FOR WORK & PENSIONS - Appeal No. UKEAT/0045/16/DA EMPLOYMENT APPEAL TRIBUNAL FLEETBANK HOUSE, 2-6 SALISBURY SQUARE,...

Mistakes employers make when handling ill health dismissals

It can be tricky dismissing an employee who is off work for illness and if you get...

Five things we learnt in employment law this week (14 July)

A Muslim woman, dismissed for wearing an Islamic headscarf, was directly discriminated against (AG's opinion in...

If an occupational doctor’s report says an employee is not disabled under the Equality Act can we rely on that opinion without risk of...

  Richard Freedman, solicitor in the Employment Department at Rosenblatt, answers... The short answer is no.  Whether or not...

How long do we have to wait before we can fairly terminate an employee’s employment due to sickness absence?

How long do we have to wait before we can fairly terminate an employee’s employment due to sickness...

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