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May 2017 News Stories

22/05/2017 - Company fined after worker’s death

Company fined after worker’s death

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18/05/2017 - Tribunal win for man whose former employer provided discriminatory references

Case is a reminder that giving references is fraught with danger, say legal experts

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17/05/2017 - A hospital trust has been found guilty of breaching safety laws following the death of a patient who was impaled on a metal physiotherapy hoist.

John Biggadike, 53, from Spalding, Lincolnshire, was being lifted at Pilgrim Hospital in Boston when he fell on the equipment

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16/05/2017 - Tweeting your way to dismissal

What can HR professionals and employees do to minimise the risks of social media posts?

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15/05/2017 - Steel manufacturers fined after worker’s hand crushed

Cardiff based steel manufacturing company Rom Ltd has today been fined after a worker suffered crush injuries to his hand.

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11/05/2017 - DHL and JCB both fined after worker struck by overturning trolley and hydraulic rams

Two companies have been fined after a worker was seriously injured by a trolley carrying hydraulic rams.

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10/05/2017 - Mother of disabled child wins tribunal after being forced out of job

Woman’s employer deemed her daughter to be a bigger priority than her job; lawyers advise caution when dismissing staff with caring responsibilities

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09/05/2017 - Construction company fined three quarters of a million pounds after asbestos failings

Barroerock Construction Limited has been fined after repeated asbestos failings.

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08/05/2017 - Applicant with Asperger’s syndrome wins ‘significant’ tribunal case

EAT agrees multiple-choice testing was discriminatory; employers urged to reconsider recruitment practices

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05/05/2017 - Council fined after member of public crushed by tractor

Nottinghamshire County Council has been sentenced after a disabled member of the public was struck by a vehicle used for collecting branches.

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04/05/2017 - What’s the point of employee liability information?

A recent EAT decision demonstrates the limitations of the obligation to provide employee liability information ahead of a TUPE transfer

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03/05/2017 - Food manufacturer fined after workers death

A North West food firm has been fined after a worker died when plastic bales fell on top of him.

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02/05/2017 - Overweight police officer sues force after failing fitness ‘bleep test’

Woman nicknamed ‘Blue Moon’ tells tribunal she felt ‘overly scrutinised’ and ‘crushed’ by line manager’s comments

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