TITLE

LEGAL CHECKLIST

AUTHOR(S)
Turner, Adam; Javaid, Makbool; Mead, Lizzie; Davidson, Alexandra
PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
People Management;12/11/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 25, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This section presents several cases related to employment in Great Britain. In E-Zec Medical Transport Services v Gregory, a private ambulance service driver was chosen for redundancy following a downturn. The Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) agreed with the tribunal that the dismissal was unfair because the employer had used a defective redundancy process. In Eweida v British Airways plc, the EAT has decided that requiring an employee to remove or conceal a cross worn on a necklace did not constitute religious discrimination.
ACCESSION #
35961200

 

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