Ann Quane v Paco Life in Colour Posted In: Case Law
Legal BodyEmployment Appeals Tribunal (EAT)
Type of Claim / JurisdictionUnfair Dismissal, Pay and Conditions of Employment
The claimant began working for the respondent in April 2004 as a sales assistant. When she began employment the claimant was given a contract of employment but was not given an employee handbook or a copy of any disciplinary procedures.
The Claimant was a dedicated worker and had not missed a day’s work during the 6 years she had worked for the respondent.
On 26 April 2010 the claimant was working in the respondent’s store alongside a co-worker. At approximately one hour before closing time the claimant’s co-worker told the claimant that she was not feeling very well and asked her if she minded if she left work early to visit her doctor. The claimant agreed that this was fine and the
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