August 2021 - uneartHReality
In the Tribunal – Victimisation

In the Tribunal – Victimisation

What was the case? The claimant was employed as a telephone receptionist at a Ford car dealership from 6 May 2014 until she was made redundant on 2 January 2019.  She had worked between two sites during her time with the Company. On 9 March 2018, she submitted a...
In the Tribunal: Harassment

In the Tribunal: Harassment

What was the case? A recent tribunal decision has meant that an Operations Clerk who discovered a WhatsApp group dedicated to racially abusing her and another colleague has been awarded almost £25,000 for unlawful harassment on the grounds of sex, race and religious...
New self-isolation guidance from 16th August 2021

New self-isolation guidance from 16th August 2021

What are the new rules for those who have been double vaccinated or who are aged under 18 and 6 months? From Monday 16 August, people who are double jabbed (unless an individual has not been able to get vaccinated for medical reasons) or aged under 18 years and 6...
What can constitute gross misconduct?

What can constitute gross misconduct?

A recent tribunal decision has ruled that a prank did not constitute gross misconduct and the employee was unfairly dismissed. What was the case? Mr Buchholz had worked for Geze, a company who supplies products, systems and services related to door, window and safety...