Sikh policeman claims £200,000 – awarded £12,000

In our September newsletter we reported the claim of PC Gurmeal Singh: Sikh policeman says “I felt that I was on ‘Only Fools and Horses’” Sikh police officer Gurmeal Singh has brought employment tribunal proceedings against Greater Manchester Police for religious and race discrimination on account of his turban. We could be forgiven for thinking…


BIS Guide to avoiding discipline and grievance issues at work

The Department for Business Innovation and Skills has, in conjunction with the Chartered Intitute of Personnel Development and ACAS, produced a new guide outlining procedures for dealing with discipline, dismissal and grievance procedures. The guide can be downloaded here. Although the ACAS Guide should still be the primary point of reference (since this is the…


September newsletter

Our September newsletter has now been published and, as usual, it’s packed with news about important (and some not so important) developments in employment law.
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