Review of Recently Upheld Equality Decisions

Posted in : Supplementary Case Law Articles ROI on 20 July 2012

The Equality Tribunal has published four upheld cases decided in April 2012. The first involves victimisation of a Director of Services in the health sector and an award of €45,000. Only two of a wide range of victimisation complaints were upheld following an original equal pay complaint but the case shows that employers must be able to justify every stage of a review or investigation process, particularly when pre-existing complaints are also at issue.

The second case involves three Polish workers who had race discrimination claims on pay, conditions of employment and dismissal, which were

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