Employment

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Is vegetarianism a protected characteristic

Is vegetarianism a protected characteristic?

Employment Tribunal rules on vegetarianism We all have the right to our own beliefs and opinions. But at what point should our beliefs earn the right of protection under law? Certain characteristics and beliefs are acknowledged by the law and employees are protected if they face discrimination because of them. […]

PM Law win at Employment Tribunal for NHS workers

PM Law win at Employment Tribunal

PM Law wins £80,000 in damages for clients Three NHS switchboard operators have won £80,000 in damages from Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust. The judge ruled that they had been discriminated against and victimised by their employer and awarded aggravated damages for injury to feelings. The three were forced to […]